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In this section, you can access our popular Google Earth Beach Notification System, as well as find daily updates for rainfall amounts at all Maryland beach locations. Data is available during Marylandís beach season which runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Maryland Beaches Google Earth Beach Notification System
Get updates, advisories and closing information on every beach in Maryland, using the free Google™ Earth application. Click here for easy instructions, and to download the current update file and Google Earth application.


Maryland Beaches Rainfall Updates
Because beach bacterial levels can rise after a rain event, Maryland Healthy Beaches is providing daily rainfall data for every beach location in the state. Click here for a table showing precipitation accumulations over the past 24 hours for each location, or refine your search by county, municipality or beach.
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