Ohio Nowcast.
Welcome to the Ohio Nowcast for Huntington

Huntington BeachHuntington Reservation (Bay Village, Oh) is operated by Cleveland Metroparks, The nowcast has been used at Huntington since 2006.

The information on this page is updated by the Cuyahoga County Board of Health by 9:30 AM (EDT) every day during the swimming season. This nowcast issues advisories and predicts the probability once a day at the posted time only. Storms are likely to result in a quick change in water quality.

 

Beach
Date / time
Beach Advisory Information

Huntington

9/4/2015   8:40:00 AM
A swimming advisory IS in effect at this time
 
Beach
Date / time

Probability that E. coli exceeds the safe level (percent)

Water temperature (degrees F)
Predicted water quality
Huntington
9/4/2015   8:40:00 AM
54.05

76.6

Poor
 
Beach
Date
Concentration (MPN / 100 mL)
Huntington
9/4/2015
Huntington
9/3/2015
Huntington
9/2/2015
 

RP: Results pending
NS: No sample collected on this date.

Variables used in the Huntington 2015 nowcast models

During 2015, there are two subseason models for Huntington and backup models if radar data are not available for the nowcast.

  Subseason 1
May - June 27
Subseason 2
June 28 - Sept
Subseason 1
Backup (radar not available)
Subseason 2
Backup (radar not available)
VARIABLES        
Turbidity (log) X X X X
Wave height X X X X
Water temperature X X X X
Lake level change in the previous 24 hours at the Cleveland station   X    
Instantaneous wind codea     X X
Rainfall in the previous 72 hours, weighted, at Hopkins International Airport X      
Rainfall in the previous 48 hours, weighted, at Hopkins International Airport   X    
Rainfall in the 24-hour period before sampling  at Hopkins International Airport (Hopkins D-2)       X
Radar rainfall in the previous 24 hours, sum from six 4-kim grids surrounding the beach (Radar D-1) X      
Sum of Hopkins D-1 + Radar D-1     X  
THRESHOLD PROBABILITY 27% 29% 27% 29%
a Wind code is 0.1 for no wind, 1 for winds 91 to 269 (SE, S, SW), and 2 for winds 270 to 90 (W, NW, N, NE, E) at the time of sampling. 

 

View seasonal data on E. coli concentrations and water quality.

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Donna Francy, USGS Ohio Water Science Center, 6480 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus, OH 43229; Phone: (614) 430-7769