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Nassau beach closures Sat. due to rainfall

Views of Long Island Sound from Morgan Park

Views of Long Island Sound from Morgan Park in Glen Cove. Credit: Newsday/Audrey C. Tiernan

Nassau County officials announced 14 North Shore beaches are closed to bathers Saturday after heavy rainfall.

The measure is precautionary, officials said, as stormwater runoff could elevate bacterial levels and negatively impact bathing water quality.

The affected beaches are:

Centre Island Sound

Creek Club

Lattingtown Beach

Laurel Hollow Beach

Morgan Sound

North Hempstead Beach Park

Piping Rock Beach Club

Pryibil Beach

Ransom Beach

Roosevelt Beach

Sea Cliff Village Beach

Soundside Beach

Stehli Beach

Tappen Beach

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