Tsunami waves measured and warning extended south to Washington, Oregon and Northern California

A tsunami warning has been issued for coastal British Columbia following a magnitude 7.7 earthquake that struck near Haida Gwaii on Saturday night, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said no destructive tsunami was expected from the quake but the West Coast-Alaska Tsunami Warning Centre issued a warning for coastal sections […]

Tsunami warning issued for coastal areas Alaska and Pacific Northwest.

The U.S. Coast Guard is warning people in far southern Alaska to take precautions after a tsunami warning was issued for coastal areas of Alaska and the Pacific Northwest. The warning was sparked by a strong earthquake Saturday night that shook off the west coast of Canada. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 7.7-magnitude earthquake […]