Information For North Coast Residents Regarding Tsunami fluc

UPDATE: Excellent information on 5 foot fluctuations in Humboldt Bay over 10 min. intervals today at Samoa Softball.

UPDATE 5:40pm Sunday KHUM Once again has excellent stats on Crescent City Tsunami. Including info that 47 vessels have some level of damage and 11 are sunk

Also power outages in Bayside and Sunny Brae.  1000 customers affected.  Power restored estimated at 8pm or later


Del Norte, Mendocino, and Humboldt are planning Tsunami awareness activities on March 23 in conjunction with State and Federal agencies as well as North Coast tribes.

KHUM has great information including:

— The National Weather Service allows you to sign up for email and/or SMS messages, which will be delivered when a tsunami alert is issued. See this link.

— The USGS has a similar service for earthquakes. See here.

Current News Coverage:

LA TIMES Crescent City a Magnet for Tsunamis and LA TIMES videos of Crescent City etc.

Press Democrat Tsunami Advisory Lifted and PD Crescent City Harbor Destroyed

Times Standard Wading through the Wreckage and TS Klamath Tsunami Victim ID’d

SF Gate Tsunami Jars Crescent City Psyche and Economy

KCRA Damage to top $25 Mil in Crescent City plus video


Stories from the 1964 tsunami


Photo from here




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