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ADVISORY  No Tsunami Threat

ADVISORY No Tsunami Threat

Tsunami Information No.: 1 Date Issued: March 17, 2015 Time Issued: 06:34 AM A strong distant earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 occurred at

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'Pollen tsunami' only getting worse in New Jersey

By Tim Darragh | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on May 11, 2015 at 11:33 AM, updated May 11, 2015 at 11:35 AM

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'Megathrust' quake once caused NZ tsunami, new study finds

By Breakfast Reporter Hannah Mills Published: 6:49AM Tuesday May 19, 2015 Source: ONE News

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IAEA report on Fukushima debacle slams lack of tsunami preparedness despite awareness of threat

IAEA report on Fukushima debacle slams lack of tsunami preparedness despite awareness of threat

VIENNA – The International Atomic Energy Agency criticized Tokyo Electric Power Co. and Japanese regulatory authorities for their failure to prevent the 2011 Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant disaster despite knowing the risk of large tsunami hitting the facility, according to a copy of an IAEA report obtained Sunday by Kyodo News.

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Texas governor: flooding had 'tsunami-type power' as 12 remain missing

Texas governor: flooding had 'tsunami-type power' as 12 remain missing

Three reported dead as Texas and Oklahoma battered by storms Tornado kills 13 in Mexican border city of Ciudad Acuna

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IAEA report on Fukushima slams lack of tsunami preparedness despite awareness of threat

IAEA report on Fukushima slams lack of tsunami preparedness despite awareness of threat

May 27, 2015 VIENNA – The International Atomic Energy Agency criticized Tokyo Electric Power Co. and Japanese regulatory authorities for their failure to

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Texas Flood 'Tsunami': Death Toll Keeps Rising

Texas Flood 'Tsunami': Death Toll Keeps Rising

26 May 2015 Among the missing are members of two families who were in a holiday home that was swept away by a swollen river.

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Japan nuclear regulator clears first reactors four years after tsunami disaster

Japan nuclear regulator clears first reactors four years after tsunami disaster

May. 28 2015, 3:28 AM EDT Japan cleared the way on Wednesday for a resumption of nuclear power, four years after the world’s worst atomic disaster in two-and-a-half decades led to the shutdown

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NTU Leads Expedition To Assess Tsunami Risks

NTU Leads Expedition To Assess Tsunami Risks

May 28, 2015 The month-long expedition to map the sea floor off Sumatra will provide open source data for the prediction of tsunami risks.

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Can A San Andreas Earthquake Cause A Tsunami? The Movie Definitely Stretches The Facts

Can A San Andreas Earthquake Cause A Tsunami? The Movie Definitely Stretches The Facts

May 9, 2015 Hollywood disaster flick San Andreas imagines what would happen to California once the

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Some coastal Alaska residents flee strong quake over fears of tsunami that didn't materialize

Some coastal Alaska residents flee strong quake over fears of tsunami that didn't materialize

MAY 30, 2015 ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A powerful earthquake sent some coastal Alaska

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Series of earthquakes strikes off Oregon coast; no tsunami threat

Series of earthquakes strikes off Oregon coast; no tsunami threat

Jun 3, 2015 SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A series of earthquakes have struck off the Oregon coast but scientists say they

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Hometown U: Tsunami lessons for Alaska

Hometown U: Tsunami lessons for Alaska

June 8, 2015 The gripping moment for UAA senior Marin Lee came in a grocery store, watching locals shop for dinner.

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Mural on Tsunami building in Annapolis

Mural on Tsunami building in Annapolis

June 9, 2015 Annapolis artist Jeff Huntington uses spray paint to paint a large mural on the front of the building housing the

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UPDATE TSUNAMI DEBRIS: Refurbished Japanese boat positioned in final resting place

UPDATE TSUNAMI DEBRIS: Refurbished Japanese boat positioned in final resting place

June 10, 2015 it was pulled from the chilly waters off the shore of Lincoln County’s Ona Beach, located just south of

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Mosti: No quake, tsunami set to hit Pahang

Mosti: No quake, tsunami set to hit Pahang

June 11, 2015 PETALING JAYA: No earthquake is set to hit Pahang within the next 36 hours, said the

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5.7-manitude quake jolts off northeastern Japan, no tsunami risk

5.7-manitude quake jolts off northeastern Japan, no tsunami risk

June 12, 2015 A 5.7-magnitude quake jolted off northeastern Japan at around 1:51 pm local time on Thursday without triggering tsunami warnings, said Japan's Meteorological Agency (JMA).

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Reconstruction in Japan's tsunami-hit region remains slow

Reconstruction in Japan's tsunami-hit region remains slow

June 15, 2015 TOKYO, June 14 (Xinhua) -- Reconstruction of the regions in northeastern Japan, which were struck four years ago by a devastating

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A volunteer’s story from post-tsunami Sri Lanka

A volunteer’s story from post-tsunami Sri Lanka

June 16, 2015 a powerful undersea earthquake caused a devastating tsunami that rapped around two-thirds of Sri Lanka’s coastline

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Strong quake strikes off E. Indonesia, not potential for tsunami

Strong quake strikes off E. Indonesia, not potential for tsunami

2015-6-17 An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted North Sulawesi province in the eastern part of

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From the community: “The Melting World” – Art Inspired By Earthquake, Tsunami

From the community: “The Melting World” – Art Inspired By Earthquake, Tsunami

jUNE 18, 2015 EVANSTON, Ill. --- Painter and multimedia artist Jave Yoshimoto's chaotic and

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Fukushima operator 'knew of need to protect against tsunami but did not act'

Fukushima operator 'knew of need to protect against tsunami but did not act'

June 19, 2015 Revelation casts doubt on Tepco’s claim that it had taken every possible action to protect the plant which suffered meltdown in 2011 disaster

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Internal TEPCO document reveals executives knew beefing up tsunami defenses was “indispensable”

Internal TEPCO document reveals executives knew beefing up tsunami defenses was “indispensable”

June 20, 2015 Tokyo Electric, the operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, has released a document during a lawsuit brought by over 40 shareholders

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Tsunami traces from hundreds of years ago found near ‘safe’ Takahama nuclear plant

Tsunami traces from hundreds of years ago found near ‘safe’ Takahama nuclear plant

June 22, 2015 A group of researchers has found tsunami traces believed to date back to between the 14th to 16th centuries near the Takahama nuclear power

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No tsunami threat after 6.5 quake near Fiji

No tsunami threat after 6.5 quake near Fiji

By Star-Advertiser Staff POSTED: 12:05 p.m. HST, Jun 21, 2015 LAST UPDATED: 12:06 p.m. HST, Jun 21, 2015

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No Tsunami Threat Following 6.5M Fiji Earthquake

No Tsunami Threat Following 6.5M Fiji Earthquake

June 23, 2015 The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat to Hawai’i

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Quake strikes Japan, no tsunami alert

Quake strikes Japan, no tsunami alert

June 24, 2015 Tokyo - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.9 struck deep under the seabed

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Port Alberni chooses didgeridoo as new test sound for tsunami alarm system

Port Alberni chooses didgeridoo as new test sound for tsunami alarm system

June 25, 2015 starting next autumn Port Alberni, B.C., will have a new test sound for its tsunami warning system — a didgeridoo.

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Japanese tsunami debris transponder sought on Vancouver Island

Japanese tsunami debris transponder sought on Vancouver Island

June 26, 2015 Researchers in Japan are hoping somebody on Vancouver Island will help them locate an important piece of scientific equipment that recently

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Q&A on Port Alberni’s new didgeridoo sound for tsunami alert system

Q&A on Port Alberni’s new didgeridoo sound for tsunami alert system

June 27, 2015 The routine that reminds the Vancouver Island community of Port Alberni it could be hit by a devastating tsunami has just become a little more funky.

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No tsunami threat, shaking felt from 5.0 Big Island quake

No tsunami threat, shaking felt from 5.0 Big Island quake

June 29, 2015 A magnitude 5.0 earthquake struck the south eastern

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How It Feels to Be a Conservative Amid a Liberal Tsunami

How It Feels to Be a Conservative Amid a Liberal Tsunami

June 30, 2015 Three rulings and a flag mark a rough week for social conservatives; 'Rule of Law? Whatever.'

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Asteroid tsunami could kill thousands in Britain, warn scientists

Asteroid tsunami could kill thousands in Britain, warn scientists

July 1, 2015 Although the UK is not directly in an asteroid path, it is at risk from impact 'corridors' of known asteroids in the Atlantic Ocean and North Sea which could trigger devastating tsunamis

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GPS Tracking Device: Tsunami Tracking, West Coast

GPS Tracking Device: Tsunami Tracking, West Coast

July 02, 2015 Debris from the 2011 tsunami in Japan is still washing up on North America's West Coast.

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CAN THIS CAPSULE HELP YOU SURVIVE A TSUNAMI?

CAN THIS CAPSULE HELP YOU SURVIVE A TSUNAMI?

July 3, 2015 The 2011 Tōhoku earthquake triggered a tsunami off Japan’s coast that killed almost 16,000 people and injured 6,000 more. Tsunami early warning systems

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Tsunami alert!

Tsunami alert!

July 4, 2015 It is good to see the publicity and preparations done with regard to the highly probable occurrence of an earthquake in the West Valley Fault. But there is need to point out that another possible calamitous natural

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Phivolcs raises tsunami alert over 20 provinces

Phivolcs raises tsunami alert over 20 provinces

By: Mar S. Arguelles @inquirerdotnet Inquirer Southern Luzon 10:35 AM September 17th, 2015 Tourists flee as the first of six tsunamis that hit Hat Rai Lay Beach in Thailand roll closer in this file photo dated December 26, 2004. The Phivolcs has told residents of 20 coastal provinces in the Philippines to keep watch and be alert after an 8.3-magnitude quake hit the sea off Chile in South America. AP

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Phivolcs monitors possible tsunami threat in 20 provinces

Phivolcs monitors possible tsunami threat in 20 provinces

By Mikas Matsuzawa, CNN Philippines Updated 07:06 AM PHT Fri, September 18, 2015

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Surging sea levels to hit hard Shanghai, Mumbai, New York

Surging sea levels to hit hard Shanghai, Mumbai, New York

by AFP November 10, 2015 Paris – Large swathes of Shanghai, Mumbai, New York, and other cities will slip under the waves even if an upcoming climate summit limits global warming to two degrees Celsius, scientists reported Sunday.

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NASA Says Three Feet of Sea Level Rise Is Unavoidable

NASA Says Three Feet of Sea Level Rise Is Unavoidable

Scientists say coastal cities around the world are all but certain to face catastrophic flooding in the coming decades.

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Tsunami threat after 6.9 quake near Vanuatu has largely passed

Tsunami threat after 6.9 quake near Vanuatu has largely passed

Last updated 23:18, April 3 2016 Officials wound back an initial tsunami threat issued after a large earthquake struck off the coast of the South Pacific islands of Vanuatu on SundaThe Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said the danger had largely passed and cancelled an earlier warning of a possible tsunami as a result of the quake, which was initially measured at a magnitude of 7.2 but later revised down to 6.9.

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IN THE KNOW: Storm surges

IN THE KNOW: Storm surges

Philippine Daily Inquirer / 01:36 AM November 08, 2016 Storm surges hit coastal communities in eastern Leyte and southern Samar facing the Leyte Gulf.

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Hundreds evacuate in Davao town due to large waves 2.13.17

Hundreds evacuate in Davao town due to large waves 2.13.17

MALITA, Davao Occidental -- More than 100 families from 12 coastal barangays in Malita, Davao Occidental have evacuated on Sunday and are currently housed at the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) compound due to big waves.

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Colombia mudslide, flooding kill 254 in midnight deluge

Colombia mudslide, flooding kill 254 in midnight deluge

Jaime Saldarriaga, Reuters Posted at Apr 02 2017 09:01 AM MOCOA, Colombia - Flooding and mudslides in the Colombian city of Mocoa sent torrents of water and debris crashing onto houses in the early hours of Saturday morning, killing 254 people, injuring hundreds and sending terrified residents, some in their pajamas, scrambling to evacuate.

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Australia floodwaters still rising, police search for missing

Australia floodwaters still rising, police search for missing

Agence France-Presse / 10:22 AM April 02, 2017 The owner of a cow, which drowned in floodwaters caused by Cyclone Debbie, cries after the recovery effort to rescue it in North MacLean, Brisbane on April 1, 2017. Flooded rivers were still rising on April 1 in two Australian states with two women dead and four people missing after torrential rains in the wake of a powerful tropical cyclone. AFP

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Storm surge destroys over 200 coastal homes in Zamboanga City

Storm surge destroys over 200 coastal homes in Zamboanga City

By Roel Pareño (philstar.com) | Updated October 15, 2017 - 3:24pm ZAMBOANGA CITY — More than 200 houses vanished in two fishing villages while one person died following a storm surge Sunday which hit the west coast of this city.

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Indonesia earthquake, tsunami death toll tops 400, hundreds more injured

Indonesia earthquake, tsunami death toll tops 400, hundreds more injured

Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN)Rescue workers in Indonesia continued a desperate search for survivors Sunday, two days after a powerful earthquake hit the island of Sulawesi and triggered a tsunami, killing more than 400 people.

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Indonesia earthquake and tsunami death toll surpasses 830

Indonesia earthquake and tsunami death toll surpasses 830

Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN)Three days after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake and 3-meter-high (10 foot) waves crashed onto the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, the provincial capital of Palu, a city of 350,000, lies in ruins.

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