9/17/15: Coastal Water Advisory

By | 2015-09-17

The San Diego County Department of Environmental Health has issued a General Advisory for coastal waters due to the recent heavy rainfall:

Swimmers, surfers and other ocean users are warned that levels of bacteria can rise significantly in oceans and bays, especially near storm drains, creeks, rivers and lagoon outlets that discharge urban runoff.
Urban runoff many contain large amounts of bacteria from a variety of sources, including animal waste, soil and decomposing vegetation.
Activities such as swimming, surfing and diving should be avoided in all coastal waters for 72 hours following rain. This includes all coastal beaches and all of Mission Bay and San Diego Bay.
Visit http://www.sdbeachinfo.com for more info.