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000
WEPA40 PHEB 010856
TSUPAC

TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 2
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
0848 UTC FRI MAY 1 2015

...PTWC FINAL TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE...


**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

 THIS MESSAGE IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
 UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
 MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

 NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
 ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
 INFORMATION.

**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------

  * MAGNITUDE      6.7
  * ORIGIN TIME    0806 UTC MAY 1 2015
  * COORDINATES    5.3 SOUTH  151.8 EAST
  * DEPTH          60 KM / 37 MILES
  * LOCATION       NEW BRITAIN REGION  PAPUA NEW GUINEA


EVALUATION
----------

  * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.7 OCCURRED IN
    THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 0806 UTC ON FRIDAY
    MAY 1 2015.

  * BASED ON ALL DATA AVAILABLE TO THIS CENTER... THE TSUNAMI
    THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE HAS NOW MOSTLY PASSED. ANY
    REMAINING THREAT SHOULD BE EVALUATED BY LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN
    IMPACTED AREAS.

  * NOTE THAT BASED ON THE CMT SOLUTION THE MAGNITUDE HAS DECREASED
    FROM THE INITIAL ESTIMATE. FORECAST MODEL SIMULATIONS SHOW
    NO SIGNIFICANT TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EVENT.

TSUNAMI THREAT FORECAST...UPDATED
---------------------------------

  * THERE IS NO LONGER A TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE.


RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
-------------------

  * REMAIN OBSERVANT AND EXERCISE NORMAL CAUTION NEAR THE SEA.
    OTHERWISE... NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.


POTENTIAL IMPACTS
-----------------

  * MINOR SEA LEVEL FLUCTUATIONS OF UP TO 0.3 METERS ABOVE AND
    BELOW THE NORMAL TIDE MAY CONTINUE OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
--------------------------------------

  * THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
    NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES.

  * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-.

  * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND
    CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES
    SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON...
    BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL
    TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.

$$





000
WEPA40 PHEB 010856
TSUPAC

TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 2
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
0848 UTC FRI MAY 1 2015

...PTWC FINAL TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE...


**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

 THIS MESSAGE IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
 UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
 MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

 NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
 ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
 INFORMATION.

**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------

  * MAGNITUDE      6.7
  * ORIGIN TIME    0806 UTC MAY 1 2015
  * COORDINATES    5.3 SOUTH  151.8 EAST
  * DEPTH          60 KM / 37 MILES
  * LOCATION       NEW BRITAIN REGION  PAPUA NEW GUINEA


EVALUATION
----------

  * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.7 OCCURRED IN
    THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 0806 UTC ON FRIDAY
    MAY 1 2015.

  * BASED ON ALL DATA AVAILABLE TO THIS CENTER... THE TSUNAMI
    THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE HAS NOW MOSTLY PASSED. ANY
    REMAINING THREAT SHOULD BE EVALUATED BY LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN
    IMPACTED AREAS.

  * NOTE THAT BASED ON THE CMT SOLUTION THE MAGNITUDE HAS DECREASED
    FROM THE INITIAL ESTIMATE. FORECAST MODEL SIMULATIONS SHOW
    NO SIGNIFICANT TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EVENT.

TSUNAMI THREAT FORECAST...UPDATED
---------------------------------

  * THERE IS NO LONGER A TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE.


RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
-------------------

  * REMAIN OBSERVANT AND EXERCISE NORMAL CAUTION NEAR THE SEA.
    OTHERWISE... NO ACTION IS REQUIRED.


POTENTIAL IMPACTS
-----------------

  * MINOR SEA LEVEL FLUCTUATIONS OF UP TO 0.3 METERS ABOVE AND
    BELOW THE NORMAL TIDE MAY CONTINUE OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
--------------------------------------

  * THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
    NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES.

  * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-.

  * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND
    CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES
    SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON...
    BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL
    TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.

$$




000
WEPA40 PHEB 010814
TSUPAC

TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 1
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
0813 UTC FRI MAY 1 2015

...PTWC TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE...


**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

 THIS MESSAGE IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
 UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
 MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

 NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
 ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
 INFORMATION.

**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------

  * MAGNITUDE      7.1
  * ORIGIN TIME    0806 UTC MAY 1 2015
  * COORDINATES    5.3 SOUTH  151.8 EAST
  * DEPTH          61 KM / 38 MILES
  * LOCATION       NEW BRITAIN REGION  PAPUA NEW GUINEA


EVALUATION
----------

  * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 7.1 OCCURRED IN
    THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 0806 UTC ON FRIDAY
    MAY 1 2015.

  * BASED ON THE PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS... HAZARDOUS
    TSUNAMI WAVES ARE POSSIBLE FOR COASTS LOCATED WITHIN 300 KM OF
    THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER.


TSUNAMI THREAT FORECAST...UPDATED
---------------------------------

  * HAZARDOUS TSUNAMI WAVES FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE ARE POSSIBLE
    WITHIN 300 KM OF THE EPICENTER ALONG THE COASTS OF

      PAPUA NEW GUINEA
                                              .



RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
-------------------

  * GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RESPONSIBLE FOR THREATENED COASTAL AREAS
    SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO INFORM AND INSTRUCT ANY COASTAL
    POPULATIONS AT RISK IN ACCORDANCE WITH THEIR OWN EVALUATION...
    PROCEDURES AND THE LEVEL OF THREAT.

  * PERSONS LOCATED IN THREATENED COASTAL AREAS SHOULD STAY ALERT
    FOR INFORMATION AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FROM NATIONAL AND
    LOCAL AUTHORITIES.


ESTIMATED TIMES OF ARRIVAL
--------------------------

  * ESTIMATED TIMES OF ARRIVAL -ETA- OF THE INITIAL TSUNAMI WAVE
    FOR PLACES WITH AN ETA WITHIN THE NEXT SIX HOURS. ACTUAL
    ARRIVAL TIMES MAY DIFFER AND THE INITIAL WAVE MAY NOT BE THE
    LARGEST. A TSUNAMI IS A SERIES OF WAVES AND THE TIME BETWEEN
    WAVES CAN BE FIVE MINUTES TO ONE HOUR.

    LOCATION         REGION             COORDINATES    ETA(UTC)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    RABAUL           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   4.2S 152.3E   0824 05/01
    AMUN             PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.0S 154.7E   0835 05/01
    FALAMAE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    7.4S 155.6E   0841 05/01
    WOODLARK ISLAND  PAPUA NEW GUINEA   9.0S 152.9E   0842 05/01
    KIETA            PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.1S 155.6E   0858 05/01
    ULAMONA          PAPUA NEW GUINEA   5.0S 151.3E   0900 05/01
    LAE              PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.8S 147.0E   0904 05/01
    MUNDA            SOLOMON ISLANDS    8.4S 157.2E   0912 05/01
    PANGGOE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    6.9S 157.2E   0912 05/01
    KAVIENG          PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.5S 150.7E   0918 05/01
    MADANG           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   5.2S 145.8E   0937 05/01
    HONIARA          SOLOMON ISLANDS    9.3S 160.0E   0942 05/01
    MANUS ISLAND     PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.0S 147.5E   0943 05/01
    GHATERE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    7.8S 159.2E   0944 05/01
    KIRAKIRA         SOLOMON ISLANDS   10.4S 161.9E   1001 05/01
    AUKI             SOLOMON ISLANDS    8.8S 160.6E   1004 05/01
    WEWAK            PAPUA NEW GUINEA   3.5S 143.6E   1015 05/01
    SANTA CRUZ ISLA  SOLOMON ISLANDS   10.9S 165.9E   1034 05/01
    VANIMO           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.6S 141.3E   1036 05/01
    JAYAPURA         INDONESIA          2.4S 140.8E   1040 05/01
    CHUUK ISLAND     CHUUK              7.4N 151.8E   1047 05/01
    POHNPEI ISLAND   POHNPEI            7.0N 158.2E   1047 05/01
    PORT MORESBY     PAPUA NEW GUINEA   9.3S 146.9E   1047 05/01
    ESPERITU SANTO   VANUATU           15.1S 167.3E   1050 05/01
    NAURU            NAURU              0.5S 166.9E   1101 05/01
    KOSRAE ISLAND    KOSRAE             5.5N 163.0E   1103 05/01
    WARSA            INDONESIA          0.6S 135.8E   1133 05/01
    GUAM             GUAM              13.4N 144.7E   1135 05/01
    CAIRNS           AUSTRALIA         16.7S 145.8E   1136 05/01
    SAIPAN           NORTHERN MARIANA  15.3N 145.8E   1140 05/01
    ANATOM ISLAND    VANUATU           20.2S 169.9E   1140 05/01
    YAP ISLAND       YAP                9.5N 138.1E   1149 05/01
    KWAJALEIN        MARSHALL ISLANDS   8.7N 167.7E   1151 05/01
    MANOKWARI        INDONESIA          0.8S 134.2E   1152 05/01
    ENIWETOK         MARSHALL ISLANDS  11.4N 162.3E   1153 05/01
    NOUMEA           NEW CALEDONIA     22.3S 166.5E   1157 05/01
    MAJURO           MARSHALL ISLANDS   7.1N 171.4E   1207 05/01
    FUNAFUTI ISLAND  TUVALU             7.9S 178.5E   1215 05/01
    SORONG           INDONESIA          0.8S 131.1E   1223 05/01
    MALAKAL          PALAU              7.3N 134.5E   1228 05/01
    BRISBANE         AUSTRALIA         27.2S 153.3E   1233 05/01
    MINAMITORISHIMA  MINAMITORISHIMA   24.3N 154.0E   1237 05/01
    WAKE ISLAND      WAKE ISLAND       19.3N 166.6E   1240 05/01
    BEREBERE         INDONESIA          2.5N 128.7E   1242 05/01
    TARAWA ISLAND    KIRIBATI           1.5N 173.0E   1246 05/01
    PATANI           INDONESIA          0.4N 128.8E   1256 05/01
    GEME             INDONESIA          4.6N 126.8E   1307 05/01
    FUTUNA ISLAND    WALLIS AND FUTUN  14.3S 178.2W   1307 05/01
    CHICHI JIMA      JAPAN             27.0N 142.3E   1315 05/01
    HOWLAND ISLAND   HOWLAND AND BAKE   0.6N 176.6W   1315 05/01
    WALLIS ISLAND    WALLIS AND FUTUN  13.3S 176.3W   1315 05/01
    SYDNEY           AUSTRALIA         33.9S 151.4E   1315 05/01
    SUVA             FIJI              18.1S 178.4E   1317 05/01
    DAVAO            PHILIPPINES        6.8N 125.7E   1318 05/01
    TABUKAN TENGAH   INDONESIA          3.6N 125.6E   1322 05/01
    NUKUNONU ISLAND  TOKELAU            9.2S 171.8W   1334 05/01
    KANTON ISLAND    KIRIBATI           2.8S 171.7W   1338 05/01
    RAOUL ISLAND     KERMADEC ISLANDS  29.2S 177.9W   1346 05/01
    APIA             SAMOA             13.8S 171.8W   1350 05/01
    GLADSTONE        AUSTRALIA         23.8S 151.4E   1353 05/01
    NORTH CAPE       NEW ZEALAND       34.4S 173.3E   1353 05/01
    LEGASPI          PHILIPPINES       13.2N 123.8E   1354 05/01
    PAGO PAGO        AMERICAN SAMOA    14.3S 170.7W   1400 05/01
    NUKUALOFA        TONGA             21.0S 175.2W   1406 05/01
    KATSUURA         JAPAN             35.1N 140.3E   1406 05/01
    HACHIJO JIMA     JAPAN             33.1N 139.8E   1407 05/01
    PALANAN          PHILIPPINES       17.1N 122.6E   1408 05/01


POTENTIAL IMPACTS
-----------------

  * A TSUNAMI IS A SERIES OF WAVES. THE TIME BETWEEN WAVE CRESTS
    CAN VARY FROM 5 MINUTES TO AN HOUR. THE HAZARD MAY PERSIST FOR
    MANY HOURS OR LONGER AFTER THE INITIAL WAVE.

  * IMPACTS CAN VARY SIGNIFICANTLY FROM ONE SECTION OF COAST TO
    THE NEXT DUE TO LOCAL BATHYMETRY AND THE SHAPE AND ELEVATION
    OF THE SHORELINE.

  * IMPACTS CAN ALSO VARY DEPENDING UPON THE STATE OF THE TIDE AT
    THE TIME OF THE MAXIMUM TSUNAMI WAVES.

  * PERSONS CAUGHT IN THE WATER OF A TSUNAMI MAY DROWN... BE
    CRUSHED BY DEBRIS IN THE WATER... OR BE SWEPT OUT TO SEA.


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
--------------------------------------

  * THE NEXT MESSAGE WILL BE ISSUED IN ONE HOUR... OR SOONER IF
    THE SITUATION WARRANTS.

  * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-.

  * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND
    CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES
    SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON...
    BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL
    TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.

$$





000
WEPA40 PHEB 010814
TSUPAC

TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 1
NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI
0813 UTC FRI MAY 1 2015

...PTWC TSUNAMI THREAT MESSAGE...


**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****

 THIS MESSAGE IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE
 UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS
 MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM.

 NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF
 ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED
 INFORMATION.

**** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE *****


PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
---------------------------------

  * MAGNITUDE      7.1
  * ORIGIN TIME    0806 UTC MAY 1 2015
  * COORDINATES    5.3 SOUTH  151.8 EAST
  * DEPTH          61 KM / 38 MILES
  * LOCATION       NEW BRITAIN REGION  PAPUA NEW GUINEA


EVALUATION
----------

  * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 7.1 OCCURRED IN
    THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 0806 UTC ON FRIDAY
    MAY 1 2015.

  * BASED ON THE PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS... HAZARDOUS
    TSUNAMI WAVES ARE POSSIBLE FOR COASTS LOCATED WITHIN 300 KM OF
    THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER.


TSUNAMI THREAT FORECAST...UPDATED
---------------------------------

  * HAZARDOUS TSUNAMI WAVES FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE ARE POSSIBLE
    WITHIN 300 KM OF THE EPICENTER ALONG THE COASTS OF

      PAPUA NEW GUINEA
                                              .



RECOMMENDED ACTIONS
-------------------

  * GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RESPONSIBLE FOR THREATENED COASTAL AREAS
    SHOULD TAKE ACTION TO INFORM AND INSTRUCT ANY COASTAL
    POPULATIONS AT RISK IN ACCORDANCE WITH THEIR OWN EVALUATION...
    PROCEDURES AND THE LEVEL OF THREAT.

  * PERSONS LOCATED IN THREATENED COASTAL AREAS SHOULD STAY ALERT
    FOR INFORMATION AND FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FROM NATIONAL AND
    LOCAL AUTHORITIES.


ESTIMATED TIMES OF ARRIVAL
--------------------------

  * ESTIMATED TIMES OF ARRIVAL -ETA- OF THE INITIAL TSUNAMI WAVE
    FOR PLACES WITH AN ETA WITHIN THE NEXT SIX HOURS. ACTUAL
    ARRIVAL TIMES MAY DIFFER AND THE INITIAL WAVE MAY NOT BE THE
    LARGEST. A TSUNAMI IS A SERIES OF WAVES AND THE TIME BETWEEN
    WAVES CAN BE FIVE MINUTES TO ONE HOUR.

    LOCATION         REGION             COORDINATES    ETA(UTC)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    RABAUL           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   4.2S 152.3E   0824 05/01
    AMUN             PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.0S 154.7E   0835 05/01
    FALAMAE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    7.4S 155.6E   0841 05/01
    WOODLARK ISLAND  PAPUA NEW GUINEA   9.0S 152.9E   0842 05/01
    KIETA            PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.1S 155.6E   0858 05/01
    ULAMONA          PAPUA NEW GUINEA   5.0S 151.3E   0900 05/01
    LAE              PAPUA NEW GUINEA   6.8S 147.0E   0904 05/01
    MUNDA            SOLOMON ISLANDS    8.4S 157.2E   0912 05/01
    PANGGOE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    6.9S 157.2E   0912 05/01
    KAVIENG          PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.5S 150.7E   0918 05/01
    MADANG           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   5.2S 145.8E   0937 05/01
    HONIARA          SOLOMON ISLANDS    9.3S 160.0E   0942 05/01
    MANUS ISLAND     PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.0S 147.5E   0943 05/01
    GHATERE          SOLOMON ISLANDS    7.8S 159.2E   0944 05/01
    KIRAKIRA         SOLOMON ISLANDS   10.4S 161.9E   1001 05/01
    AUKI             SOLOMON ISLANDS    8.8S 160.6E   1004 05/01
    WEWAK            PAPUA NEW GUINEA   3.5S 143.6E   1015 05/01
    SANTA CRUZ ISLA  SOLOMON ISLANDS   10.9S 165.9E   1034 05/01
    VANIMO           PAPUA NEW GUINEA   2.6S 141.3E   1036 05/01
    JAYAPURA         INDONESIA          2.4S 140.8E   1040 05/01
    CHUUK ISLAND     CHUUK              7.4N 151.8E   1047 05/01
    POHNPEI ISLAND   POHNPEI            7.0N 158.2E   1047 05/01
    PORT MORESBY     PAPUA NEW GUINEA   9.3S 146.9E   1047 05/01
    ESPERITU SANTO   VANUATU           15.1S 167.3E   1050 05/01
    NAURU            NAURU              0.5S 166.9E   1101 05/01
    KOSRAE ISLAND    KOSRAE             5.5N 163.0E   1103 05/01
    WARSA            INDONESIA          0.6S 135.8E   1133 05/01
    GUAM             GUAM              13.4N 144.7E   1135 05/01
    CAIRNS           AUSTRALIA         16.7S 145.8E   1136 05/01
    SAIPAN           NORTHERN MARIANA  15.3N 145.8E   1140 05/01
    ANATOM ISLAND    VANUATU           20.2S 169.9E   1140 05/01
    YAP ISLAND       YAP                9.5N 138.1E   1149 05/01
    KWAJALEIN        MARSHALL ISLANDS   8.7N 167.7E   1151 05/01
    MANOKWARI        INDONESIA          0.8S 134.2E   1152 05/01
    ENIWETOK         MARSHALL ISLANDS  11.4N 162.3E   1153 05/01
    NOUMEA           NEW CALEDONIA     22.3S 166.5E   1157 05/01
    MAJURO           MARSHALL ISLANDS   7.1N 171.4E   1207 05/01
    FUNAFUTI ISLAND  TUVALU             7.9S 178.5E   1215 05/01
    SORONG           INDONESIA          0.8S 131.1E   1223 05/01
    MALAKAL          PALAU              7.3N 134.5E   1228 05/01
    BRISBANE         AUSTRALIA         27.2S 153.3E   1233 05/01
    MINAMITORISHIMA  MINAMITORISHIMA   24.3N 154.0E   1237 05/01
    WAKE ISLAND      WAKE ISLAND       19.3N 166.6E   1240 05/01
    BEREBERE         INDONESIA          2.5N 128.7E   1242 05/01
    TARAWA ISLAND    KIRIBATI           1.5N 173.0E   1246 05/01
    PATANI           INDONESIA          0.4N 128.8E   1256 05/01
    GEME             INDONESIA          4.6N 126.8E   1307 05/01
    FUTUNA ISLAND    WALLIS AND FUTUN  14.3S 178.2W   1307 05/01
    CHICHI JIMA      JAPAN             27.0N 142.3E   1315 05/01
    HOWLAND ISLAND   HOWLAND AND BAKE   0.6N 176.6W   1315 05/01
    WALLIS ISLAND    WALLIS AND FUTUN  13.3S 176.3W   1315 05/01
    SYDNEY           AUSTRALIA         33.9S 151.4E   1315 05/01
    SUVA             FIJI              18.1S 178.4E   1317 05/01
    DAVAO            PHILIPPINES        6.8N 125.7E   1318 05/01
    TABUKAN TENGAH   INDONESIA          3.6N 125.6E   1322 05/01
    NUKUNONU ISLAND  TOKELAU            9.2S 171.8W   1334 05/01
    KANTON ISLAND    KIRIBATI           2.8S 171.7W   1338 05/01
    RAOUL ISLAND     KERMADEC ISLANDS  29.2S 177.9W   1346 05/01
    APIA             SAMOA             13.8S 171.8W   1350 05/01
    GLADSTONE        AUSTRALIA         23.8S 151.4E   1353 05/01
    NORTH CAPE       NEW ZEALAND       34.4S 173.3E   1353 05/01
    LEGASPI          PHILIPPINES       13.2N 123.8E   1354 05/01
    PAGO PAGO        AMERICAN SAMOA    14.3S 170.7W   1400 05/01
    NUKUALOFA        TONGA             21.0S 175.2W   1406 05/01
    KATSUURA         JAPAN             35.1N 140.3E   1406 05/01
    HACHIJO JIMA     JAPAN             33.1N 139.8E   1407 05/01
    PALANAN          PHILIPPINES       17.1N 122.6E   1408 05/01


POTENTIAL IMPACTS
-----------------

  * A TSUNAMI IS A SERIES OF WAVES. THE TIME BETWEEN WAVE CRESTS
    CAN VARY FROM 5 MINUTES TO AN HOUR. THE HAZARD MAY PERSIST FOR
    MANY HOURS OR LONGER AFTER THE INITIAL WAVE.

  * IMPACTS CAN VARY SIGNIFICANTLY FROM ONE SECTION OF COAST TO
    THE NEXT DUE TO LOCAL BATHYMETRY AND THE SHAPE AND ELEVATION
    OF THE SHORELINE.

  * IMPACTS CAN ALSO VARY DEPENDING UPON THE STATE OF THE TIDE AT
    THE TIME OF THE MAXIMUM TSUNAMI WAVES.

  * PERSONS CAUGHT IN THE WATER OF A TSUNAMI MAY DROWN... BE
    CRUSHED BY DEBRIS IN THE WATER... OR BE SWEPT OUT TO SEA.


NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
--------------------------------------

  * THE NEXT MESSAGE WILL BE ISSUED IN ONE HOUR... OR SOONER IF
    THE SITUATION WARRANTS.

  * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S.
    GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT
    EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-.

  * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND
    CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES
    SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.

  * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON...
    BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL
    TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT
    NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.

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