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Tsunami Warnings/Advisories

Tsunami Information
This Tsunami Warning/Advisory was issued in the past
Occurred at 17:16 JST 11 Apr 2011
Region name Fukushima-ken Hamadori
Depth about 10 km
Magnitude 7.1
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Tsunami Forecast RegionClassification of Tsunami Warning/Advisory
IBARAKI PREF.TSUNAMI WARNING(TSUNAMI)
MIYAGI PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
FUKUSHIMA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
KUJUKURI AND SOTOBO AREA, CHIBA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY

Tsunami Warning/Advisory

Issued at 17:18 JST 11 Apr 2011  

******************Headline******************
Tsunami Warnings (Tsunami) have been issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:
  IBARAKI PREF.
Evacuate immediately to safe place away from the shore in the above coastal regions.
Tsunami advisories are currently in effect in other coastal regions of Japan.

*******************Text********************
Tsunami Warnings have been issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:
<Tsunami Warning (Tsunami)>
  *IBARAKI PREF.
Evacuate immediately to safe place away from the shore in the above coastal regions.

Tsunami Advisories have been issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:
<Tsunami Advisory>
  MIYAGI PREF.
  *FUKUSHIMA PREF.
  KUJUKURI AND SOTOBO AREA, CHIBA PREF.

Tsunamis are expected to arrive imminently in the following coastal regions of Japan
(coastal regions shown above with * marks):
  IBARAKI PREF.
  FUKUSHIMA PREF.

***********About Tsunami Forecast************
<Tsunami Warning (Tsunami)>
Tsunami height is expected to be up to 2 meters. Caution advised.
<Tsunami Advisory>
Tsunami height is expected to be about 0.5 meters. Attention advised.

******* Earthquake Information ********
 Occurred at 17:16 JST 11 Apr 2011
 Region name FUKUSHIMA-KEN HAMADORI
 Latitude36.9N
 Longitude140.7E
 Depth about 10 km
 Magnitude 7.1