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August 20, 2014 - 2:00PM

Live Ordinance Detonation at Marpi Blow Pit at Marpi, Saipan - 1PM-3PM

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August 8, 2014 - 12:20PM

NO Military Training at FDM (August 19-27, 2014) - OPEN FOR FISHING

Military Training at FDM (September 8 - October 6, 2014) - OFF LIMITS

Sugar Dock Closure

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July 11, 2014

If You See Something Say Something Campaign by The Department of Homeland Security

 


 

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The information contained here is the most recent information regarding earthquakes and tsunamis. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii issues bulletins immediately after an earthquake is generated within the Pacific rim and most Pacific island states and the possible tsunami threat that come after.


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PTWC - Pacific Ocean Bulletins

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  • — Tsunami Information Bulletin

       (Sunday, 24 August 2014 23:26)

    000
    WEPA42 PHEB 242326
    TIBPAC
    
    TSUNAMI BULLETIN NUMBER 001
    PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER/NOAA/NWS
    ISSUED AT 2326Z 24 AUG 2014
    
    THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO AREAS WITHIN AND BORDERING THE PACIFIC
    OCEAN AND ADJACENT SEAS...EXCEPT ALASKA...BRITISH COLUMBIA...
    WASHINGTON...OREGON AND CALIFORNIA.
    
    ... TSUNAMI INFORMATION BULLETIN ...
    
    THIS BULLETIN IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY.
    
    THIS BULLETIN IS ISSUED AS ADVICE TO GOVERNMENT AGENCIES.  ONLY
    NATIONAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO MAKE
    DECISIONS REGARDING THE OFFICIAL STATE OF ALERT IN THEIR AREA AND
    ANY ACTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN RESPONSE.
    
    AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS
    
     ORIGIN TIME -  2322Z 24 AUG 2014
     COORDINATES -  15.0 SOUTH   74.0 WEST
     DEPTH       -   15 KM
     LOCATION    -  NEAR THE COAST OF CENTRAL PERU
     MAGNITUDE   -  6.8
    
    EVALUATION
    
     NO DESTRUCTIVE WIDESPREAD TSUNAMI THREAT EXISTS BASED ON
     HISTORICAL EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI DATA.
    
     HOWEVER - EARTHQUAKES OF THIS SIZE SOMETIMES GENERATE LOCAL
     TSUNAMIS THAT CAN BE DESTRUCTIVE ALONG COASTS LOCATED WITHIN
     A HUNDRED KILOMETERS OF THE EARTHQUAKE EPICENTER. AUTHORITIES
     IN THE REGION OF THE EPICENTER SHOULD BE AWARE OF THIS
     POSSIBILITY AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION.
    
    THIS WILL BE THE ONLY BULLETIN ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.
    
    THE U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING...

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