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What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?

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As a tsunami leaves the deep water of the open ocean and travels into the shallower water near the coast, it transforms. If you read the "How do tsunamis differ ...

What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land? | Tsunami!

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As a tsunami leaves the deep water of the open ocean and travels into the shallower water near the coast, it transforms. If you read the “How do tsunamis differ ...

What happens when a tsunami encounters land?

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As a tsunami approaches shore, we've learned in the "What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?" section that it begins to slow and grow in height.

What happens when a tsunami encounters land? | Tsunami!

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As a tsunami approaches shore, we've learned in the “What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?” section that it begins to slow and grow in height.

Tsunami Facts and Information - Bureau of Meteorology

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As a tsunami leaves the deep water of the open-ocean and travels into the shallower water ...

What happens when a tsunami encounters land? | Disaster ... - Sristi

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As a tsunami approaches shore, we've learned in the "What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?" section that it begins to slow and grow in height.

Tsunami | Shoaling process, shallow waters and energy release ...

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Tsunamis: Shoaling Process definition and how the Shoaling process works. ... The wave height as it crashes upon a shore depends almost entirely upon the ...

All About Tsunamis: The Science Behind Tsunamis - Natural History ...

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Tsunamis, also known as seismic sea waves (mistakenly called “tidal waves”), are a series of enormous ... What happens to a tsunami as it approaches land?

Video: Japanese tsunami wave approaches shore - Telegraph

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Mar 11, 2011 ... Japanese tsunami wave approaches shore. A second tsunami wave generated by an earthquake ... Japan earthquake: as it happened Mar 19 ...

What happens to tsunami waves as they approach the shore

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The effect of the slowing of a tsunami close to shore is that thewave increases in height. It becomes a lot taller! The trick togetting this in.