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Monthly Archives: July 2010
First exceedence of ozone standard since 2003 August 2007 – The hot, stagnant days of August produced two code orange air quality days for the Roanoke Valley. On August 5, the particulate matter 2.5 (PM 2.5) monitor in Roanoke reported … Continue reading
Feb. 23, 2006 – Two PM 2.5 monitors in the Roanoke Valley exceeded the EPA annual health standard during 2005. The Salem monitor, located at the Market Street Fire Station, had an annual arithmetic mean of 16.0 micrograms per cubic … Continue reading