Tsunami Warning for the Oregon Coast


Waves of more than 6 feet may hit spots along the Oregon coast as the ocean surges after a massive earthquake in Japan. The first waves are projected to hit approximately 7:15 – 7:30 a.m. today.  Much larger waves are possible later in the day.

From the National Weather Service: Tsunami Warning in effect

Latest Event
Most Recent Event IconWarning/Advisory – Warning/Advisory
near the east coast of Honshu, Japan
2011/03/11 05:46:28 (UTC)
Preliminary Magnitude: 8.9
Latitude: 38.3 Longitude: 142.4
Location: near the east coast of Honshu, Japan
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The National Weather Service Tsunami Website

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