Special Weather Statement
Statement as of 8:30 PM PDT on June 14, 2005
... A tsunami warning is in effect for the coastal areas from the
California-Mexico border to the north tip of Vancouver Island
British Columbia inclusive...
preliminary magnitude 7.4
location... 41.3 north 125.7 west... or 90 miles NW of Eureka, CA
and 300 miles NW of San Francisco CA at 751 PM PDT.
It is not known... repeat not known... if a tsunami exists... but a
tsunami may have been generated. Therefore persons in low lying
coastal areas should be alert to instructions from their local
emergency officials. Persons on the beach should move to higher
ground if in a warned area. Tsunamis may be a series of waves which
could be dangerous for several hours after the initial wave arrival.
This tsunami warning includes the entire California coast. Estimated
time of arrival in the San Francisco area is approximately 923 PM