Tsunami Information Statement Number 1
NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center Ewa Beach HI
5:37 p.m. Tue Mar 25 2014
To – Civil Defense in the State of Hawaii
Subject – Tsunami Information Statement
This statement is for information only. No action required.
An earthquake has occurred with these preliminary parameters:
- Origin time – 05:30 p.m. 25 Mar 2014
- Coordinates – 26.2 south 179.4 east
- Location – South of the Fiji Islands
- Magnitude – 6.5 Moment
Evaluation: Based on all available data a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii. Repeat. A destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected and there is no tsunami threat to Hawaii.
This will be the only statement issued for this event unless additional data are received.