waterDate: Thursday, Oct. 6

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Closure and Posted Warning Status Report

Closures: No ocean, harbor or bay water closures are currently in effect.

Posted warnings:

Bacterial levels in ocean and bay recreational waters exceed health standards at the following locations the last time they were tested:

Newport Bay: Bayside Drive Beach

Crystal Cove State Park: From Los Trancos Creek to 300 feet upcoast of Los Trancos Creek

Dana Point: All of Baby Beach in Dana Point Harbor

Long term postings due to possible urban runoff impacts

Newport Bay: Harbor Tower Marina at Pacific Coast Highway and Newport Boulevard

Posted advisory warnings

Bacterial levels in ocean and bay recreational waters exceed health standards at the following locations the last time they were tested:

San Clemente: 75 feet upcoast and 75 feet downcoast of the San Clemente Pier

Beach goers should avoid contact with ocean and bay waters in these areas.

In other beach areas, the Environmental Health staff advises swimmers that levels of bacteria can rise significantly in ocean and bay waters adjacent to storm drains, creeks and rivers. Swimmers are advised to avoid coastal waters impacted by discharging storm drains, creeks and rivers, and beach users should avoid contact with any runoff on the beach during dry or wet weather conditions.

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