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The county Health Department posted a health advisory at Cap Sante Marina area because of an overflow along Q Ave on Monday.

According to the the warning, the beach area wasn’t suitable for recreational water activities, including swimming.

The city’s wastewater treatment plant, just north of Cap Sante Marina, couldn’t keep up with the inflow and water backed up and started coming out the manholes along Q Ave Mnday afternoon.

The city blocked off the street at the time until about 6:30 pm.

The city notified the state Department of Ecology and the county Heath Department that water was flowing into Cap Sante Marina, which includes the beach area at Seafarers Memorial Park.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,942 Confirmed Skagit Cases
400-409 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

318 Hospitalizations
67 Deaths
44,613 Fully Vaccinated
57,198 Initial Doses Given


379,100 Confirmed Cases Statewide
22,614 Hospitalizations

5,539 Deaths Statewide
2,419,434 Fully Vaccinated
3,368,279 Initial Doses Given

Updated 6 pm, May 5, 2021.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times