Marconi Beach Closed to Swimming for One Hour

Should re-open at 12:45 p.m., assuming no further sightings

Cape Cod National Seashore announced, via the Sharktivity app, that Marconi Beach is closed to swimming due to a conformed shark sighting. 

Assuming no further sightings, the beach should re-open by 12:45 p.m.

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