Big Island Under High Surf Advisory
The National Weather Service reported on Friday morning, Dec. 8 at 10:15 a.m., that the High Surf Warning has been downgraded to a High Surf Advisory for the north-facing shores of Kohala, Hāmākua and Hilo through today.
A High Surf Advisory means there is a threat to life and property from the surf.
Due to the High Surf Advisory, the following are in effect:
- Department of Public Works reports Kalani‘anaole Street is now open to traffic in both directions.
- Department of Parks and Recreation reports Onekahakaha Beach Park will remain closed through the weekend.
- Kealoha, Wailena, Waiuli and Richardson’s Beach Parks in Keaukaha, Hilo will open after debris cleanup is completed later today.