Drax power station plume at 17:50 on Tue, 18 Dec 2018
This shows the (predicted) current state of pollution from the power station at Selby, North Yorkshire.
The red line shows wind direction. Green rings show distance (km). The overlay shows concentration of particulates PM10 at ground level. Maximum:
8.38 ng/m3
.

Green=background, red=added by plume
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Power generation:
3858 MW (100%)

CO2 emission rate:
900 kg/s
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This is approximately 455 m3/s: enough to fill 3279 typical houses every hour.
Wind direction:
160 degrees

Wind speed:
13.9 mph
=
6.2 m/s

Cloud cover:
8/10

Temp:
9 °C   
Pressure:
1001 mb

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1mg = 1000μg
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