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Prediction of the Tokai Earthquake

Guide to Information on the Tokai Earthquake


Information issued by JMA Announcement timing Action to be taken by the general public Action to be taken by public organizations
Tokai Earthquake Prediction Information When it is considered that the Tokai Earthquake may occur and the prime minister issues a warning declaration Response to warning declaration from the prime minister and local-government disaster management plans Establishment of Headquarters for Earthquake Disaster Prevention
Tokai Earthquake Cautionary Information When there is increased likelihood that an observed phenomenon is a precursor to the Tokai Earthquake Response to notifications from the government and local-government disaster management plans Preparatory action based on prevention plans
Tokai Earthquake Assessment Report (Extra) When any anomalous phenomena are observed No further action required Collection of information
Tokai Earthquake Assessment Report (Regular) When the Earthquake Assessment Committee (Regular) meets No further action required None

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