NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Nassau County Health Department has closed 14 beaches to swimming.

The precautionary move came after Tuesday’s heavy storm.

The department said storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial levels and affecting bathing water quality.

The following beaches are closed:

Centre Island Sound

Creek Club

Lattingtown Beach

Laurel Hollow Beach

Morgan Sound

North Hempstead Beach Park

Piping Rock Beach Club

Prybil Beach

Ransom Beach

Roosevelt Beach

Sea Cliff Village Beach

Soundside Beach

Stehli Beach

Tappen Beach

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