Box jellyfish advisory in effect for Waikiki, Ala Moana, Nanakuli beaches

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Honolulu lifeguards reported seeing an influx of box jellyfish at three Oahu beaches Monday morning.

The areas affected include Waikiki, Ala Moana and Nanakuli beaches.

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No stings were reported at Waikiki and Nanakuli Beaches, but EMS says 21 jellyfish were spotted at Ala Moana Beach Park and 10 people reported being stung.

Over 100 jellyfish were seen at Nanakuli Beach.

Signs have been posted and the public is being asked to use caution when entering the water.

For the most up-to-date information, see the lifeguards in the towers.

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