The advisory comes in response to heavy rainfall in the area. Stormwater runoff at beaches can impact bathing water quality by elevating bacteria levels above state standards.
With temperatures warmer than on Saturday, beachgoers enjoyed a long, lazy day at the Shore.
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Suffolk County health officials say Saturday they’re closing Benjamin Beach in Bay Shore, Sayville Marine Park Beach and Bayport Beach until further notice.
The Suffolk County health department says the advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday because of the potential for bacteria from runoff following heavy rain and flooding.
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Drinking is no longer allowed on two stretches of the federally-owned Fire Island National Seashore as well as during peak hours at East Hampton’s Indian Wells Beach.
In Nassau County, all beaches except for Biltmore Beach in Massapequa reopened Sunday.
Following a wet start to the holiday weekend, Tri-State area residents are finally getting the sun and warm temperatures they’ve been hoping for.
Health officials have closed 13 Long Island beaches to swimming because of concerns about bacteria levels.
Beachgoers are disappointed with the severe weather forecast for the Fourth of July, but many say two good days out of three isn’t so bad.
Department of Environmental Protection spokesman Bob Considine said there’s more sand on New Jersey’s beaches this summer than there was the day before Superstorm Sandy hit.
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A four-mile steel wall is going up along the Jersey Shore beachfront, in one of the biggest projects that New Jersey will undertake to keep residents safe from storms like Superstorm Sandy.