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Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach (Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Westchester beaches open for Memorial Day

Although many beaches remained closed after the damage caused by Superstorm Sandy, Westchester County's Glen Island Park, and Croton Beach were open to the public on Memorial Day. The remaining beaches in the county are slated to open in mid-June. (May 27, 2013)

Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Swimmers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Swimmers and kayakers enjoyed the start of the
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Swimmers and kayakers enjoyed the start of the summer and warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Mariluxi Solis, 36, and her son, Lionel, 5,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Mariluxi Solis, 36, and her son, Lionel, 5, of Port Chester, get geared up for a dip at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Lifeguards enjoy a quick break at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Lifeguards enjoy a quick break at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Swimmers and kayakers enjoyed the start of the
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Swimmers and kayakers enjoyed the start of the summer and warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Joseph Colombo, 6, of Croton, enjoys the first
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Joseph Colombo, 6, of Croton, enjoys the first dip of the summer at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kenny Nunez, 9, of Yonkers, warms up after
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kenny Nunez, 9, of Yonkers, warms up after spending more than 3 hours in the water at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Rob Warner, 16, a rookie lifeguard at Glen
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Rob Warner, 16, a rookie lifeguard at Glen Island Park Beach in New Rochelle started his first shift on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on Glen Island Park Beach in New Rochelle. Ryan has been working as a lifeguard in Westchester County beaches for four summers. (May 27, 2013)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on Glen Island Park Beach in New Rochelle. Ryan has been working as a lifeguard in Westchester County beaches for four summers. (May 27, 2013)

Families and pets enjoyed the warm weather at
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Families and pets enjoyed the warm weather at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Beach goers kept cool with the help of
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers kept cool with the help of a Mister Softee ice cream truck selling treats in the parking lot of Croton Beach Park. (May 27, 2013)

T.J. Vasquez, 13, and his cousin, Neyla Navarro,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

T.J. Vasquez, 13, and his cousin, Neyla Navarro, 11, of Ossining, enjoy fishing at Croton Beach on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Families enjoyed outdoor activities such as soccer and
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Families enjoyed outdoor activities such as soccer and volleyball at Croton Beach Park as beach season swung into high gear on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Isabella Cox-Pace, 6, of Manhattan prepares for a
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Isabella Cox-Pace, 6, of Manhattan prepares for a ride at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach Park as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach Park as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Frank DeMuro, 18, of Yorktown, keeps watch as
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Frank DeMuro, 18, of Yorktown, keeps watch as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Beach Park. (May 27, 2013)

Luis Donez, keeps watch as beach goers enjoyed
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Luis Donez, keeps watch as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Beach Park. Donez has been a lifeguard in Westchester County for 15 years. (May 27, 2013)

Gabby Hernandez, 13, of Ossining, plays a game
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Gabby Hernandez, 13, of Ossining, plays a game of volleyball as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Gabby Hernandez, 13, of Ossining, plays a game
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Gabby Hernandez, 13, of Ossining, plays a game of volleyball as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

Luis Donez keeps watch as beach-goers enjoyed the
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Luis Donez keeps watch as beach-goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

Jaida Colombo, 2, of Croton, and her uncle,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Jaida Colombo, 2, of Croton, and her uncle, Christopher, 14, enjoy some quality time by the shore as as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day in Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

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Marco Dispuvia, 4, of Brooklyn, enjoyed a day
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Marco Dispuvia, 4, of Brooklyn, enjoyed a day by the shore with his grandmother at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach, as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach, as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Croton Park Beach was bustling as beach goers
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Croton Park Beach was bustling as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather and the
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers enjoyed the warm weather and the start of beach season at Glen Island Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Lifeguards were on duty for the first day
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Lifeguards were on duty for the first day of the season at Glen Island Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kerry Ryan, 20, started her first day of
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kerry Ryan, 20, started her first day of the season at Glen Island Beach in New Rochelle on Memorial Day. Ryan, of Yonkers, has been a lifeguard for four years. (May 27, 2013)

Josh Myree, 19, of Mount Vernon, started his
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Josh Myree, 19, of Mount Vernon, started his first day of the season at Glen Island Park in New Rochelle on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Lifeguards Josh Myree, 19, and Devon Smith, 19,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Lifeguards Josh Myree, 19, and Devon Smith, 19, prepare to begin duty on the first day of the beach season at Glen Island Park. (May 27, 2013)

Kerry Ryan, 20, keeps watch at Glen Island
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kerry Ryan, 20, keeps watch at Glen Island Park during the first day of the season on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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Frank DeMuro, 18, of Yorktown, keeps watch as
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Frank DeMuro, 18, of Yorktown, keeps watch as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day at Croton Beach Park. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach Park as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks were available to rent at Croton Beach Park as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Isabella Cox-Pace, 6, of Manhattan prepares for a
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Isabella Cox-Pace, 6, of Manhattan prepares for a ride at Croton Beach Park on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Families enjoyed outdoor activities such as soccer and
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Families enjoyed outdoor activities such as soccer and volleyball at Croton Beach Park as beach season swung into high gear on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

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T.J. Vasquez, 13, and his cousin, Neyla Navarro,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

T.J. Vasquez, 13, and his cousin, Neyla Navarro, 11, of Ossining, enjoy fishing at Croton Beach on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Beach goers kept cool with the help of
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Beach goers kept cool with the help of a Mister Softee ice cream truck selling treats in the parking lot of Croton Beach Park. (May 27, 2013)

Croton Park Beach was bustling as beach goers
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Croton Park Beach was bustling as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach, as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kerry Ryan, 20, of Yonkers keeps watch on Glen Island Park Beach in New Rochelle. Ryan has been working as a lifeguard in Westchester County beaches for four summers. (May 27, 2013)

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Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach,
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Kayaks wereavailable to rent at Croton Park Beach, as beach goers enjoyed the warm weather on Memorial Day. (May 27, 2013)

Marco Dispuvia, 4, of Brooklyn, enjoyed a day
(Credit: Elizabeth Daza)

Marco Dispuvia, 4, of Brooklyn, enjoyed a day by the shore with his grandmother at Croton Park Beach. (May 27, 2013)

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