Hawaiian Lifeguard Association
National Weather ServiceWeather Forecast Office - Honolulu, HI
County of HawaiʻiFire Department - Ocean Safety Division
City and County of HonoluluEmergency Services Department - Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services Division
County of KauaʻiFire Department - Ocean Safety Bureau
County of MauiParks and Recreation - Aquatics Division
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 5:06pm HST
Effective: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 5:05pm to Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 9:05am
Shark Warning Signs are being posted at Makaha Beach. Ocean Safety Officials are warning the public by Jet Ski in the Water and Megaphone announcements on land and will stay on Duty in Makaha Beach area until Dark and reassess situation tomorrow morning.
A shark(s) has/ have been sighted in the area, the sighting(s) has/have been confirmed by public safety officials, and the animal(s) behavior and/or size may represents a threat to people in the water.
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.
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