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Sat Oct 27, 2012, 11:26 PM

Tsunami Warning for AK, British Columbia, US East Coast and US West Coast [View all]

Source: Google Public Alerts

Locations: Coastal areas between and including the north tip of Vancouver Island, British Columbia to Cape Decision, Alaska (85 miles SE of Sitka); Langara Island, British Columbia; Sitka, Alaska; Elfin Cove, Alaska; Tofino, British Columbia; Craig, Alaska; Neah Bay, Washington; Seaside, Oregon; Charleston, Oregon; Westport, Washington; Yakutat, Alaska; Crescent City, California; Seward, Alaska; Kodiak, Alaska; Valdez, Alaska; Cordova, Alaska; Sand Point, Alaska; Fort Point, New Hampshire; Dutch Harbor, Alaska; Santa Barbara, California; Homer, Alaska; San Pedro, California; Cold Bay, Alaska; Adak, Alaska; La Jolla, California; Shemya, Alaska; St. Paul, Alaska

15 minutes ago West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center


How likely: Observed
How soon: Immediate
How severe: Extreme

A tsunami Warning is now in effect which includes the coastal areas of British Columbia and Alaska from the north tip of Vancouver Island, British Columbia to Cape Decision, Alaska (85 miles SE of Sitka). - Event details: Preliminary magnitude 7.1 (Mwp) earthquake / Lat: 52.863, Lon: -131.942 at 2012-10-28T03:04:11Z Tsunami warnings mean that a tsunami with significant widespread inundation is expected, or occurring. Warnings indicate that widespread dangerous coastal flooding accompanied by powerful currents is possible and may continue for several hours after the initial wave arrival.

Estimated arrival times and wave heights

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Langara Island, British Columbia 9:16 PM GMT-07 (53 minutes from now)
Sitka, Alaska 8:42 PM GMT-08 (1 hour, 19 minutes from now)

Recommended actions

Recommended Actions: People in low-lying coastal areas should be alert to instructions from their local emergency officials. If in a tsunami warning coastal area, move inland to higher ground. Next update and additional information: This message will be updated in 30 minutes or sooner if the situation warrants. The tsunami message will remain in effect until further notice. Refer to the internet site wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov

for more information.

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Read more: http://www.google.org/publicalerts/alert?aid=e03a6e895721fff1&hl=en&gl=US&source=web



I just went to do a google search and this was at the top of the page.

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