Strong earthquake triggers Tsunami Warning for Hawaii

A magnitude 7.8 earthquake has struck off of the coast of New Zealand. Tsunami Warnings were issued in the Pacific and most recently a tsunami has been reported in the area of New Zealand of around 2.2 feet. Some coastal areas in Hawaii could see small, non-destructive sea level changes, strong and unusual currents lasting up to several hours starting at 4:08pm HST.

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This post was written by qni_it on July 6, 2011

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  1. Microsoft Office December 12, 2011 11:37 PM

    Thanks for another great post.

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