Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023 |
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North Shore beaches, from Hanalei to Kē’ē, are closed to swimming today due to high surf conditions.
According to a news release from the County of Kaua‘i, Ocean Safety officials report hazardous ocean conditions with waves of up to 25 feet.
The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Warning for the north and west facing shores of Kaua’i that will remain in effect until at least 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Lifeguards will remain at the beach towers throughout the day to notify beachgoers of the closure.
The beaches will reopen as officials deem them safe for swimming.
For up-to-date information about ocean conditions, please speak to a county lifeguard, log onto www.kauaiexplorer.com, or call the Ocean Safety Bureau at 241-4984.
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