Follow Hawaii tsunami warnings resulting from Chile earthquake – 4:19 EST waves will arrive

February 27, 2010 / No Comments

chile earthquake radius1 Follow Hawaii tsunami warnings resulting from Chile earthquake   4:19 EST waves will arrive

Hawaii is receiving tsunami warnings as fallout from the huge earthquake in Chile.

See – Chile’s massive 8.8 magnitude earthquake threatens Hawaii with tsumami warnings, live news streaming for more details

Scarlett Journey reports -

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami warning — its highest alert — for Hawaii, where incoming waves could cause damage along the coastlines across the island chain. A warning was also in effect for Guam, American Samoa and dozens of other Pacific islands.

The first waves were expected to arrive in Hawaii at 11:19 a.m. Saturday (4:19 p.m. EST).

Travelling Mamas gives tips on what to do:

A list of frequently asked questions for tsunami awareness and safety can be found at the NOAA website.

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Be safe, Hawaii!!