OAHU (KHNL) - Ocean Safety officials were busy Monday morning assessing Oahu's beaches for box jellyfish.
Officials counted a total of 586 box jellyfish in the Waikiki/Ala Moana area, with a reported 111 stings in Waikiki and one sting at Ala Moana Beach Park.
On the Windward side, a total of three box jellyfish were found at Hanauma Bay. 15 stings were reported in less than one hour, forcing officials to close the Bay.
No box jellyfish were found or reported on the North Shore or the West Side.