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Tsunami Warnings/Advisories

Tsunami Information

This Tsunami Warning/Advisory was issued in the past
Occurred at 02:10 JST 26 Oct 2013
Region name Fukushima-ken Oki
Depth about 10 km
Magnitude 7.1
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Tsunami Forecast RegionCategory of Tsunami Warning/Advisory
IWATE PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
MIYAGI PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
FUKUSHIMA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
IBARAKI PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
KUJUKURI AND SOTOBO AREA, CHIBA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY

Tsunami Warnings / Tsunami Advisories

Issued at 02:50 JST 26 Oct 2013

******************Headline******************
Updated Tsunami Advisories.
  PACIFIC COAST OF TOHOKU
  IBARAKI PREF.
  KUJUKURI AND SOTOBO AREA, CHIBA PREF.

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

*******Tsunami Warnings/Advisories now in effect********
Major Tsunami Warnings, Tsunami Warnings and/or Advisories are currently in effect for the following coastal regions of Japan:

<Tsunami Advisory>
  IWATE PREF.
  MIYAGI PREF.
  FUKUSHIMA PREF.
  IBARAKI PREF.
  KUJUKURI AND SOTOBO AREA, CHIBA PREF.

***********About Tsunami Forecast************
<Tunami Advisory>
Marine threat is in place.
Get out of the water and leave the coast immediately.
As the strong current will continue, do not get in the sea or approach coasts until the advisory is cleared.

<Tsunami Forecast (Slight Sea Level Change)>
Though there may be slight sea-level change in coastal regions, no tsunami damage is expected.

******* Earthquake Information ********
Occurred at 02:10 JST 26 Oct 2013
Region name FUKUSHIMA-KEN OKI
Latitude37.2N
Longitude144.6E
Depth about 10 km
Magnitude 7.1