Box jellyfish influx closes Hanauma Bay

Box jellyfish influx closes Hanauma Bay

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - [Update 2/3/16]

Hanauma Bay will remain closed on Wednesday, according to Ocean Safety officials.

[Original story]

Hanauma Bay is closed to swimming on Monday because of an influx of box jellyfish.

The city said the visitors center, parking lot and lookouts will remain open.

Crews will conduct an assessment Wednesday on whether to reopen the attraction. (Hanauma Bay is typically closed Tuesday.)

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