Tsunami Safe Quick-Step Guide

Fact: Both distant and locally generated tsunamis impact the Hawaiian Islands. Distant tsunamis can arrive in hours, and local tsunamis can hit a shoreline seconds after an earthquake or large underwater landslide. You should plan for both scenarios individually, be familiar with Civil Defense warnings, and also be aware of the natural warning signs of a tsunami.

LOCALLY GENERATED TSUNAMI:

PACIFIC WIDE TSUNAMI:

KNOW NATURE'S WARNING SIGNS:

PREPARE AHEAD OF TIME:

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBERS:

TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF — TAKE CARE OF OTHERS

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Last Revised September 2013