The National Weather Service issued two rare tornado warnings for western Hawaii on Tuesday morning, the first tornado warnings for the state in over a decade. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. “This earthquake released about 15 times as much energy as that earthquake, said West, the state seismologist. On Saturday afternoon, the National Weather Service issued a raw fire tornado warning. The earthquake happened in the so-called Alaska-Aleutian Trench, where a magnitude 9.2 quake in 1964 was centered. Tbh it is more of an informative article then some 20 minute reads. A tornado warning is issued when a tornado has been sighted or is imminent judging by weather radar. ”These aftershocks will go and go and go and go.”. visit /r/inthenews. Chris McGrath/Getty. (WTOK) - Severe thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes and damaging winds are possible Wednesday across East Mississippi and West Alabama. SAND POINT, Alaska — A preliminary magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck near Sand Point, Alaska, on Monday afternoon, prompting a tsunami warning. JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Parts of southern Alaska are under a tsunami warning after a reported magnitude 7.4 earthquake off Sand Point, Alaska. Rotating columns and potential for fire whirls. Severe thunderstorms can produce damaging wind gusts in excess of 60 mph and a couple of tornadoes. We get a lot of them. Cover up with couch cushions, pillows, jackets, blankets, or even small mattresses to protect yourself from flying debris. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. In southern alaska but on the wrong southern... so I'm about 1500 miles away or so. Local timing will vary depending on exact location. You don’t know what gets shaken loose underwater... but if a large underwater landslide occurs that could trigger a tsunami. Water levels are expected to rise 2 to 3 feet above the normal high tide line at Shishmaref and along the Chukchi Sea Coast from Tuesday through Thursday. “I might have expected a little bit more water, but I’m happy that there wasn’t,” said David Hale, the senior duty scientist at the tsunami center. The earthquake struck Tuesday at 10:12 p.m. local time and was centered in waters 65 miles (105 kilometers) south-southeast of the tiny community of Perryville, at a depth of 17 miles (28 km), according to the U.S. Geological Survey. There is practically nothing out there anyway. The get-to-the-basement sirens only go off with the warnings, FWIW. Southeast winds of 25 to 50 mph will accompany the high water Tuesday and Wednesday, before turning. Your official U.S. government weather forecasts, warnings, meteorological products for forecasting the weather, tsunami hazards, and information about seismology. That seems small, and it is, but it is significant. Monitoring for any wind damage and tornadic activity reports. The historical average probability of a tornado for the date is 0.4%, so Wednesday’s risk is five times bigger than the historical average. Keep journalists asking the hard questions. Scientists identify Alaskan volcano that may have helped the rise of the Roman Empire, Huge earthquake rocks buildings in Anchorage; tsunami warning issued, Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee announces launch of Community Ambassador Program. Such tsunami warnings are commonplace in Alaska coastal communities, similar to tornado warnings elsewhere in the U.S. that prompt people to take shelter. Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Alaska Issued by the National Weather ServiceSpecial Weather Statement issued November 23 at 4:55PM AKST by NWSHigh Wind Warning … … November 23, 2020 at 12:00 pm Filed Under: Tornado Warning BOSTON (CBS) – A Tornado Warning was issued for parts of Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard late … No tornadoes have been reported as of early Monday afternoon. /r/news isn't: editorials, commercials, political minutiae, shouting, justin bieber updates, kitty pictures. The idea is to put as many walls between you and the tornado as possible. Here's the entire article to save you a pointless click. If you are in a mobile home, seek more substantial shelter and be able to get there quickly - preferably before warnings are issued. A tornado warning actually means that a tornado is actively on the ground in your county. LOYALTON (CBS SF) — A wildfire raging near the eastern Sierra community of Loyalton grew to 2,300 acres Saturday and triggered a rare fire tornado warning from the National Weather Service. Tsunami warnings regularly don’t end with actual tsunamis but it’s better to be prepared and skip your beach trip. Officials at the National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer, Alaska, began calling off the tsunami advisories and warnings after a wave of less than 1 foot (30 centimeters) was recorded in the community of Sand Point. YAKUTAT, Alaska — An Alaska Airlines jetliner struck a brown bear while landing early Saturday evening, killing the animal and causing damage to the plane, officials said. That’s also very low, but significant when compared to history. The National Weather Service recommends if you are in the area of the warning that you “move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. “Fire behavior is extreme, and a smoke column will be visible throughout the Sierra Valley and North Reno,” Forest Service officials said Saturday afternoon.