Tsunami Warning Issued For Alaska Coast

Little Sitkin Island, Alaska — A tsunami warning was issued for coastal areas of Alaska following a magnitude 7.9 earthquake Monday afternoon. According to the US Geological Survey website, the quake hit around 12:53 p.m. about 15 miles off the coast of Little Sitkin Island, which is part of the Aleutian Islands in Alaska. The … Continue reading »

Tsunami Advisory for Oregon Lifted

The tsunami advisory that was issued for the Oregon and California coasts from 80 miles north of San Francisco to 10 miles south of Florence has been lifted. A 7.7 magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of British Columbia, Canada triggered these advisories. Parts of British Colombia, Alaska and Hawaii were under tsunami warning.  … Continue reading »