SF's Sea Wall May Offer Little Protection From Pacific As California Marks Deadly Tsunami AnniversaryCalifornia marks the anniversary of a deadly tsunami this week, and the sea wall protecting one of its largest cities from the Pacific Ocean could be little more than a speed bump should a large tsunami head for the city.
5-Year Anniversary Of Japan Earthquake, Tsunami A Reminder For Pacific Coast ResidentsCould a tsunami similar to the one that devastated Japan five years ago this week wreak the same kind of havoc along our northern Pacific Coast? Unfortunately, the experts say it's just a matter of time.
4.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Tokyo, No Tsunami RiskAn earthquake has struck close to Tokyo, shaking much of the metropolitan region. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, and no tsunami risk.
Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Hits Alaska, 1 Home ExplodesThe earthquake struck about 1:30 a.m. Alaska time and was centered 53 miles west of Anchor Point in the Kenai Peninsula, which is about 160 miles southwest of Anchorage.
6.1 Earthquake Rattles Northern JapanNorthern Japan was shaken by strong earthquake Monday, about 30 minutes after a similarly strong earthquake hit the Indonesia - Philippines region.
Magnitude 4.8 Earthquake Strikes Off NorCal Coast Near EurekaA magnitude 4.8 earthquakes struck off the coast of Eureka Monday evening, according to the USGS.
7.3-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles VanuatuA strong earthquake shook the Oceanian island nation of Vanuatu Tuesday afternoon.
Magnitude 6.6 Aftershock Hits Chile Just Days After 8.3 EarthquakeA magnitude 6.6 aftershock struck near the coast of Chile Monday, just days after a <a href="http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/09/16/massive-earthquake-rocks-chile/">massive 8.3 magnitude quake</a> hit the area, but there was no immediate tsunami threat.
I'm Earthquake Ready, Are There Things I Should Be Doing To Get Tsunami Ready?At 3:54 pm our time yesterday, a powerful 8.3 earthquake centered 150 North of the capitol city of Santiago, followed minutes later with a 6.1, 6.2 and 7.1 aftershocks. It was not nearly as destructive as the earthquake striking Chile in 2010, a magnitude 8.8 quake, killing more than 500 people and costing the nation millions.
Dry Weather With Triple Digit Temperatures Back In Bay Area ForecastA dry, hot weather pattern is setting up in the Bay Area during the final days of summer.
Tsunami Advisory Issued For Central, Southern California CoastThe National Tsunami Warning Center has issued a tsunami advisory for a coastal areas in Central and Southern California Wednesday evening, following a magnitude 8.3 earthquake in Chile.
Massive Chile Earthquake Kills At Least 8; Tsunami Floods TownsA major earthquake just offshore rattled Chileans, killing five people and shaking the Earth so strongly the tremor was felt in places across South America. Authorities worked into the early hours Thursday assessing damage in several coastal towns that saw flooding from small tsunami waves set off by the quake.