#Hawaii tsunami

No tsunami threat to Hawai‘i following Central America earthquake

The 6.6 magnitude quake hit south of Boca, Chica, Panama at 12:23 p.m. Hawai‘i Standard Time.

Large Earthquake in Philippines Won’t Impact Hawaiian Islands

A magnitude-6.8 earthquake was reported in Mindoro Philippines at around 11 am Hawai´i Standard Time.

NWS Cancels Statewide Tsunami Watch

The National Weather Service has cancelled a tsunami watch for the state of Hawai´i.

State Advises Emergency Prep in Wake of Tsunami Watch

The Hawai´i Emergency Management Agency (HIEMA) is advising those in low-lying areas across the state to begin emergency preparations after the National Weather Service issued a tsunami watch for all of Hawai´i.

No Tsunami Threat From 4.5-M Quake Offshore of Hilo

A magnitude-4.5 earthquake occurred just offshore of the Island of Hawai‘i on Monday, Aug. 12 at 4:42 a.m. HST.

UPDATE: No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i From 6.5 California Quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports an earthquake with magnitude of 6.5 has occurred at approximately 7:30 a.m. HST in the vicinity of Central California.

Another Quake Strikes Kermadec Islands

The Kermadec Islands have been rocked by another major earthquake this week.

No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i From 6.6-M Kermadec Quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) reports an eart quake with a magnitude of 6.6 has occurred at approximately 7:17 PM in the vicinity of Kermadec Islands Region.

No Tsunami Threat From 7.4-M Kermadec Islands Quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 has occurred at approximately 12:55 PM HST in the vicinity of Kermadec Islands Region.

No Tsunami Threat From 7.1-M Papua New Guinea Quake

AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS:

UPDATE 2: No Tsunami Expected From 4.2-M Kīlauea Rift Zone Quake

This earthquake is part of the continuing adjustments beneath the south flank of Kīlauea following the magnitude-6.9 earthquake that occurred on May 4, 2018.

UPDATE 3: Aftershocks Expected After Hualālai Quake

Three aftershocks were recorded within an hour of the earthquake, including a magnitude-3.0 event approximately 11 minutes following the main shock.

5.5-M Quake Shakes Kīlauea Volcano’s South Flank

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake beneath Kīlauea Volcano’s south flank occurred on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at 12:55 a.m., HST.

No Tsunami Threat From 6.6-M Kermadic Quake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 has occurred south of the Kermadic Islands in the South Pacific.

No Tsunami Expected From 4.6-M Big Island Quake

An earthquake has occurred south of the Big Island.

UPDATE: No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i From 6.7-M Alaska Quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reports an earthquake has occurred on the Kenai Penisula in Alaska at 7:39 am. The earthquake had a reported magnitude of 7.0.

Kuril Islands Earthquake, No Tsunami Threat to Hawai‘i

The USGS reported that a 6.8-magnitude earthquake occurred in the Kuril Islands on Oct. 10, 2018, at 1:16 p.m.

6.7-M Vanuatu Earthquake, No Tsunami Threat for Hawai‘i

An earthquake on Vanuatu has occurred with these preliminary parameters.

April is Tsunami Awareness Month

The state marks Tsunami Awareness Month each April to encourage residents to be aware of the dangers presented by tsunamis and develop preparedness plans.

UPDATE: Loyalty Island Quake 7.0M

Based on all available data, a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawai‘i.
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