Beach parks in North Kohala and Hilo remain closed due to high surf
Beach parks in North Kohala and Hilo remain closed today due to high surf.
The National Weather Service issued a high surf warning Thursday for north-facing shores through Saturday morning. Hawai‘i County announced Keokea in North Kohala and Coconut Island and Onekahakaha in Hilo closed this morning due to the dangerous surf.
A high surf advisory is also in effect for west-facing shores till Saturday evening.
There are no additional beach park or road closures at this time. However, due to the on-going severe weather, beaches and/or roadways may be re-opened or close without notice.