NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The New York area is already feeling the effects of Hurricane Dorian.
A dangerous rip current threat has shut down city beaches.READ MORE: NYC Announces First-In-The-Nation Vaccine Mandate For Private Companies
The New York City Parks Department has announced that all city beaches will be closed Friday and Saturday.READ MORE: Negative COVID Test Needed To Enter U.S., As Officials Try To Slow Spread Of Omicron
That means no swimming and no surfing. Swells of up to 10 feet are expected.MORE NEWS: Police: Man Brandishing Wooden Daggers Threatens To Kill Woman On Subway
New Jersey’s Gov. Murphy also spoke about the hurricane Thursday, saying residents in the Garden State should also stay off the beaches as the storms moves up the east coast.