The expected giant swell is already hitting Haleiwa Ali'i Beach Park on Wednesday morning.
People are asked to stay away from the shorelines during the big swell.
Haleiwa Ali'i Beach Park is also experiencing flooding.
Photo captures crashing wave at Haleiwa Ali'i Beach Park.
View from Pu'u o Mahuka Heiau above Waimea as the massive swell rolls in.
Crowd gathers at Sharks Cove to watch Oahu's version of Old Faithful.
Shoreline at the Haleiwa Ali'i Beach Park closed off.
Water is on the road at the Haleiwa Small Boat Harbor.
A palm tree fell down.
The flood waters at the Haleiwa Small Boat Harbor was rising Wednesday morning.
At least one vehicle did not escape the flood.
It appears some of the water on Oahu's North Shore turned brown.
Monk seals taking refuge near the vegetation line near the Turtle Bay Resort.
Rocky Point homeowners are ready for this epic swell.
This palm tree was saved after the last big swell took it down.
Homeowners in the area are hoping their houses will be spared this time around.
The view at Waimea Bay.
Waimea Bay has been closed since Tuesday evening.
At the Jaws surfing spot on North Maui, the epic swell came just in time for the filming of the "Point Break" remake. Click here to see more photos.
The surf at Hookipa beach on Maui's north shore.
Don in Hauula said traffic to the North Shore was so heavy, he decided to take these pictures at Laie Point.
Aerial over Paia
Panorama at Shark's Cove
JR Andrade took his kids to look at the surf at Haleiwa Beach Park.
This was the parking lot at Black Pot Beach in Hanalei.
Yokohama Bay at around 1 p.m. on Wednesday.
People gather at Waimea Bay to see the surf.
Panorama at Waimea Bay
Epic Swell stories:
Surf on Oahu's Leeward Coast - Brenton Awa
Rocky Point flooding - Andrew Pereira
Haleiwa Small Boat Harbor flooding - Justin Fujioka
Early morning surf gawkers - Nana Ohkawa
On Thursday, Waimea Beach Park was reopened.
City officials say a high surf warning is still in effect until Friday morning.
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