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Prediction of the Tokai Earthquake

Guide to Information on the Tokai Earthquake


Information Explanation Actions recommended or required for disaster prevention when the information is issued
Tokai Earthquake Report 1. A small anomaly is observed that is insufficient to be interpreted as being directly related to the occurrence of the Tokai Earthquake.
2. A number of anomalies are observed that are interpreted as being irrelevant to the occurrence of the Tokai Earthquake (i.e. indicating no risk of such an earthquake).
Attention should be paid to TV/radio information. No further action is required.
Tokai Earthquake Advisory A number of anomalies are observed that are interpreted as indicating an increasing possibility of the Tokai Earthquake occurring. Attention should be paid to TV/radio information. Follow notifications from the government and the disaster management plan of local governments.
Tokai Earthquake Warning Anomalies are observed that are interpreted as indicating the Tokai Earthquake is expected to occur. Attention should be paid to TV/radio information. Act on warning statements from the Prime Minister and the disaster management plans of local governments.

If observed anomalies are judged as being irrelevant to the occurrence of the Tokai Earthquake, the information is canceled.