Current Warnings

Current Official Tsunami Bulletins

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center Bulletins

PTWC issues watch/warning advisories for the Pacific Ocean, warnings for the US state of Hawaii, and interim advisories for the South China Sea, and greater Caribbean.

US National Tsunami Warning Center Tsunami Bulletins
US NTWC issues watches/warnings for Canada, US states in North America, Puerto Rico, and British and US Virgin Islands.

Japan Meteorological Agency Alerts

JMA issues tsunami advisories for the Northwest Pacific, and interim advisories for the South China Sea.

Northwest Pacific Tsunami Advisory Center

Indian Ocean Tsunami Bulletins
This service is provided by regional tsunami service providers in Australia, India, and Indonesia.

Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre (JATWC)

Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS)

Meteorological, Climatological and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia (BMKG)

Recent Earthquakes in Hawai`i
Recent Worldwide Earthquake Activity


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Featured Resources

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Regional Disaster Information Center (Latin America & the Caribbean)

A database of Spanish language materials focused on tsunami preparedness.
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Post-Tsunami Survey:
El Salvador Summary Video

Learn the basics of a post-tsunami survey.

TsunamiTeacher USA
Tsunami Basics

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Learn the basics of tsunamis. Available in English and Samoan.

Tsunamis on the Move

Tsunami Awareness Poster

Awareness poster available in English, Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Singalese.


Global Hazard Maps

Posters of Tsunami Sources, Significant Earthquakes and Significant Volcanic Eruptions. Also Tsunami Sources Icosohedron Globe.

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Tsunami, The Great Waves

Available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese.


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Tsunami Glossary

Available in English, Arabic, Spanish, French and Bahasa. 



Where the First Wave Arrives in Minutes

Available in English, Bahasa, Spanish and French.


DVD copies for PC and Macintosh computers are available free of charge from the ITIC, Hawaii (

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