HOUSTON (CW39) – Air quality alerts are issued for the Houston, Galveston, and Brazoria areas today. This is due to high levels of ground level ozone building as the heat of the day sets in. Limit time outdoors if you suffer from heart/ lung disease.

How can you help? Try to carpool to work today to limit emissions emitted in our city!

Today’s allergy report is showing medium levels of grass pollen, mold spores, and tree pollen. Ragweed counts remain high. Ragweed is likely to continue to be bothersome to many until the beginning of November.