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Ballyloughane / Grattan / Silverstrand Beach Prior Warning 09/09/2022 PRIOR WARNING


Ballyloughane / Grattan / Silverstrand Beach     Prior Warning                                                             			09/09/2022				  PRIOR WARNING

To reduce the risk of illness, beach users should take the following precautions:

·      Avoid swallowing or splashing water

·      Wash your hands before handling food

·      Avoid swimming with an open cut or wound

·      Avoid swimming if you are pregnant or have a weakened immune system.

Higher levels of bacteria are usually short-lived and most bathers are unlikely to experience any illness.

 

LIKELY CAUSE:                                  Increased Rainfall Forecasted      

EXPECTED DURATION:                     09/09/2022 – 12/09/2022

ACTIONS TAKEN/PROPOSED:           Prior Warning Notices Erected at Beach.

UPDATE EXPECTED:                          Evening of 14/09/2022, Upon Receipt of Sample Results

 

For further information please contact:

Environment Dept., Galway City Council - Tel: 091 536400

Visit: https://www.beaches.ie/    or   www.galwaycity.ie