Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Spring has arrived and it is yellow!

Yesterday Atlanta broke the pollen count all time record of 6,013 particles per cubic meter of air by recording 8,164.  Keep in mind that very high pollen counts start at 1500 for trees which are the culprit right now!!!!  There was even a funny article in the paper here suggesting wearing yellow clothes!

That is not my car but you get the idea.  Everything is covered with greenish yellow film and as I drove down a street today I could see a cloud of pollen in a section ahead.  I did look up the worst times for being outside when trees are the culprit and it is 5am to 10am.  Of course I read that after I had the windows open for a couple of hours this morning, LOL.


  1. One of the joys of living in the south! Watch where you sit wearing white pants for the next few weeks, you could end up with a yellow rump!!

    1. Debby, I knew there was another reason I don't wear white pants LOL. Yesterday's count was over 9000 setting a new all time record.


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