SHAKEOUT BC DRILL 2017!

UPDATE: ALL DONE. Hope you had some fun and feel a little more prepared for The Big One.  Now marking this post artificially to early this morning so this mornings post rises to the top. 🙂

 


THIS IS A DRILL

A MAJOR EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED. A TSUNAMI MAY ARRIVE AT ANY MOMENT. 

IMMEDIATELY EVACUATE TSUNAMI AREA WHEN SHAKING STOPS. DO NOT WAIT FOR OFFICIAL CONFIRMATION. FULL TSUNAMI MAP BELOW.

THIS IS A DRILL


“Safe elevation areas” (more than 20 metres above sea level in brown in below image).

  • Johnston Road -> Above Tracks
  • Top of Watty’s Hill
  • Falls Rd at Lugrin
  • Golden St above Nelson
  • Roger St -> Above Tracks
  • Redford St -> Above 5th Avenue
  • Argyle St -> Above 2nd Avenue
  • Kitsuksis St -> Above Short Street.
  • Compton St -> Above Tracks

tsunami

If you are already above 20m Tsunami zone. Stay where you are.

 

Tsunami Information: WCATWC

Earthquake Information: USGS

 

MORE UPDATES TO COME ONCE I AND MY FAMILY ARE IN A SAFE PLACE AND ABLE TO COMMUNICATE.   WEATHER INFORMATION HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY DISABLED TO MAKE THE PAGE FASTER TO LOAD.

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