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Dangerous swimming conditions prompt Beach Hazards Statement for Northeast Ohio

Lake Erie
Posted at 7:25 AM, Jul 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-31 07:25:40-04

CLEVELAND — Dangerous swimming conditions have prompted a Beach Hazards Statement that will be in effect through Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.

The Beach Hazards Statement is in effect until 4 p.m. for Erie, Lorain, Cuyahoga and Lake counties.

The Beach Hazards Statement is issued when there is a risk for swimming because of large waves and rip currents.

The current swimming risks can create life threatening conditions even for good swimmers.

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