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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, December 27, 2021 - 1:02pm HST

Beach Closure


Repeats every week every Monday and every Tuesday until Tue Dec 27 2022.
Monday, January 3, 2022 (All day) to Tuesday, January 4, 2022 (All day) through Tuesday, December 27, 2022 (All day) to Wednesday, December 28, 2022 (All day)


Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve is closed each Monday and Tuesday for marine so that the fish and bay have two days of undisturbed rest. Hanauma Bay entrance opens at 6:45am and closes at 4pm Wednesday through Sunday. No entry after 2pm.

Reservations are REQUIRED under the new Pilot Program.
Visit the Honolulu Parks & Recreation website for ticket reservations

Notes (optional):

The beach is closed. Access to the beach is limited to authorized personnel only. Obey posted signs and use caution around the area.

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: 13588
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