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Tsunami - Wikipedia


A tsunami also known as a seismic sea wave, is a series of waves in a water body caused by the displacement of a large volume of water, generally in an ocean ...

NOAA Tsunami Website


Comprehensive NOAA Tsunami website - NOAA's role in research, monitoring, preparedness and warnings.

Tsunami Facts, Tsunami Information, Tsunami Videos, Tsunami ...


Get Tsunami facts, photos, wallpapers, news and safety tips at National Geographic.

Mar 3, 2016 ... Tsunamis generally consist of a series of waves with periods ranging from minutes to hours, arriving in a so-called "wave train".[4] Wave heights ...

Tsunamis | Ready.gov


This page explains what actions to take when you receive a tsunami ( pronounced soo-ná-mees) alert from the National Weather Service for your local area.

Nov 26, 2013 ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeqYIssurh4&index=2&list= PLNspHwmzscYE2-cUkOfHo92ATHZUqqsPH.

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center - National Weather Service


Tsunami Messages for All Regions (Past 30 days). Click on the map or table below for more information. Tsunami Messages for All Regions (Past 30 days).

Tsunamis - Geography For Kids - By KidsGeo.com


Tsunamis. Written for the KidsKnowIt Network by: Meredith Tennant. The name ' tsunami' is Japanese. It means harbor wave. Tsunamis used to be called tidal ...

Tsunami! | Tsunamis – past and present - University of Washington


Mar 16, 2011 ... Answers many questions about the topic. What does tsunami mean? How are they created? What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?

Tsunami | Weather Wiz Kids


What is a tsunami? A tsunami is a large ocean wave usually caused by an underwater earthquake or a volcanic explosion. Tsunamis are NOT tidal waves.

Tsunami are large waves caused by sudden movement of the ocean due to earthquakes, landslides, large volcanic eruptions or meteorite impact in the ocean.
Most tsunami are caused by large earthquakes on the seafloor when slabs of rock move past each other suddenly, causing the overlying water to move.