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Pollen Forecast

Forecast Issued: 07-08-2020

Pollen Type: Weeds

Region Friday Saturday Sunday
07-08-2020 08-08-2020 09-08-2020
Leinster L M M
Munster L M M
Connacht L M M
Ulster L M M

L = Low
M = Moderate
H = High
VH = Very high
N/A = Not available

General Comments:

Weed pollen at a moderate risk during good weather but where showers occur this will reduce the risk to low. Grass pollen low risk. Fungal spores at a moderate to high risk.

Tree Comments:

Tree pollen will be at a low risk.

Grass Comments:

Grass pollen is now in decline with only a low risk.

Weed Comments:

Weed pollen risk will rise to high in the south-east of the country during good weather. Main types now include: mugwort (mainly in Eastern fringes of the country); nettle; pellitory-of-the-wall (mainly in the south); plantain and fat hen.

Spore Comments:

A wide range of spores are now airborne, rising to a high risk during warm, sunny weather or during warm, humid weather. Key types triggering symptoms are: Alternaria, Cladosporium, Epicoccum, Didymella and basidiospores.

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Forecast updated at around 11:15 AM daily

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