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: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 11:32am HST

Ocean Event Advisory


Effective: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 (All day)


The public is advised that the Waimea river has been opened and is now flowing into Waimea Bay.

Notes (optional):

Ocean events (such as surfing, swimming, or triathlon events) can lead to traffic congestion, roadway restrictions, parking restrictions, and areas of the beach and near-shore waters being off limits for recreational purposes.

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: 11292
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