Geology Cafe

Tsunamis! Past, Present, and Future?

Tsunami, Japan classic   Coastal Monterey, Santa Cruz & San Francisco Bay region will experience damaging tsunamis from offshore earthquakes, from both regional and distant sources. Tsunamis have impacted the region many, many times in the past (historic & prehistoric), and will no doubt continue to happen in the future!

Information about tsunamis can best be views on these government websites:

Tsunami and Earthquake Research at the USGS
http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/tsunami/

Tsunami Links!

Tsunamis of California - California Geological Survey

Monterey and San Francisco Bay Region - National Weather Service
Tsunami Risks, Threats, Warning System

Tide Tables - Monterey & San Francisco Bay region - National Weather Service
More information soon!    
http://geologycafe.com/earthquakes/tsunamis.html
9/5/2011