Red Flag Warning Extended for Park Point Beaches

By KBJR News 1

Red Flag Warning Extended for Park Point Beaches

July 20, 2013 Updated Jul 21, 2013 at 1:52 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com)-- The Duluth Fire Department is warning people to avoid swimming in the beaches of Park Point until Monday morning.

A Red Flag warning has been issued for the 12th Street beach, Lafayette Square, and the Park Point beach. Authorities say that rip currents are especially dangerous in Lake Superior right now.

Regardless of swimming strength or experience, everyone should avoid swimming along Park Point until 10 a.m., Monday.