2021 Summer Season is Over

And we are off… and just like the 2021 “COVID19 – Delta season” is over. Please be safe, be smart and remember … always swim near a lifeguard! Beach Safety Tips1.Swim only in guarded area.2.Do not dive into shallow water.3.No ball playing or Frisbees on shore line.4.Never swim alone.5.Children should always swim with adult supervision.6.Check […]

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September 6, 2021

Annual Skin Check

As we transition from summer into back-to-school season, things are bound to get a little busier. Now is a great time to see a dermatologist. An annual skin exam is an important part of preventative healthcare routine for lifeguards. A skin exam helps detect skin cancer before it spreads and when it’s at its most treatable. […]

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September 1, 2021

Hurricane Ida

Here is live coverage of Hurricane Ida as it wreaks havoc in Louisiana, leaving more than 742,000 without power. (8/29/21 at 8:30PM)

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August 30, 2021

Working together to keep our beaches clean

Created by Relic Sustainability, a soon to be federally recognized 501C3 Non-For-Profit Organization, the Coastal Collaborative focuses on bringing municipalities together with the community and local businesses to fund and establish trash gathering and disposal stations. By providing beachgoers with clean up stations, we are facilitating voluntary trash pick up and stimulating the community’s engagement […]

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August 24, 2021

Hurricane Henri Closes Smith Point, Cupsogue and Meschutt

Due to Hurricane Henri Suffolk County Beaches, Smith Point, Cupsogue and Meschutt, will be closed tomorrow, 8/22/21. Do not enter any Ocean beaches, please be smart and stay safe. Henri became a category 1 hurricane from a tropical storm this afternoon. Henri is expected to deliver winds of 80 MPH and wind gusts of up […]

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August 21, 2021

Henri – to strengthen into a Cat 1 Hurricane

11:00 AM Sunday, August 22nd, 2021 – Henri’s presentation in both satellite and radar imagery has degraded significantly since the previous advisory due to the cyclone moving over much cooler waters. An eyewall feature is no longer evident. 5:00 AM Sunday, August 22nd, 2021 – Henri’s satellite presentation has remained largely unchanged overnight and early […]

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August 20, 2021

Swimming resumes after multiple shark sightings at Smith Point Beach

News 12 Staff Aug 16, 2021, 4:06pmUpdated on: Aug 16, 2021, 5:43pm UPDATE: 4:04 p.m. Swimming is now permitted at Smith Point. Earlier coverage below: Swimming was temporarily off limits at Smith Point Beach Monday after multiple sharks were spotted near the shore, but swimming has since resumed. This most recent sighting follows an incident at […]

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August 16, 2021