Hawaii Beach Safety

HAWAII BEACH SAFETY

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Alerts and Events

About these Alert products

The information on this Website is intended to assist you in making an aware and informed decision in choosing a beach destination appropriate to your personal ocean skill level. Hawaii Beach Safety strives to deliver the most accurate, timely information available to promote a positive beach experience. These warning products are provided for your informational purposes only.

Statement 

A statement is issued to advise the community regarding events that are scheduled or can be reasonably predicted to happen that may affect beach or ocean usage

Watch

A watch is issued to allow time for preparation for a beach event

Advisory

An advisory is issued when events are occurring that are not a direct threat to life or property

Warning

Warnings are issued when a beach event is occurring or imminent and action is needed to protect life and property

Closure

Closure: Access to this city beach park is being denied for public safety purposes

Current Active Alerts [OAHU only]

Ocean Event Advisory
Box Jellyfish Watch