SITE ARCHIVE: This alert has expired.

Hawaiian Lifeguard Association

on behalf of

National Weather Service

Weather Forecast Office - Honolulu, HI

County of Hawaiʻi

Fire Department - Ocean Safety Division

City and County of Honolulu

Emergency Services Department - Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services Division

County of Kauaʻi

Fire Department - Ocean Safety Bureau

County of Maui

Parks and Recreation - Aquatics Division

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 1:27pm HST

General Advisory


Effective: Monday, January 13, 2020 - 1:25pm to Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:25pm


Lifeguards have stated that the rivers at Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach have opened up and flowing into the ocean. Please use caution if swimming in these areas and check with lifeguards for the most up to date information.

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Affected Monitored Beaches:

Unmonitored lands and waters in the impact area described in the alert will also be impacted.

If conditions change before expiration or the event needs to be extended, an update or cancellation will be issued from Hawaii Beach Safety Website.


Alert Identifier: 11260
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