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Tsunami Advisory announced for City and County of Honolulu

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has downgraded the Tsunami Warning to a Tsunami Advisory.

Based on the best available data from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center it is now safe for evacuated residents to return home.

This announcement is declared for the coastal areas on Oahu only. Boaters at sea and harbor users should wait for official information from the United States Coast Guard, Hawaii State Department of Land and Natural Resources and Hawaii State Department of Transportation Harbors Division before returning to ports.

Unusual currents could continue for a significantly longer period. Residents and visitors are advised to stay off of beaches until notified that it is safe to do so by the City and County of Honolulu.