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Vanuatu Tsunami Watch cancelled for the State of Hawaii
(Wednesday, October 7, 2009---
The estimated 7.8 magnitude earthquake in the
“I am truly relieved that the Tsunami Watch was cancelled,” said Mayor Mufi Hannemann, who was monitoring the situation from
The Department of Emergency Management highly advises that all residents develop a family disaster preparedness plan and maintain enough emergency supplies such as food and water to last for a minimum of five to seven days.
For more information on tsunami and disaster preparedness visit the Department of Emergency Management web site at www.oahuDEM.org.
John M. Cummings III
Public Information Officer
(808) 723-8957 Office