Wed. Nov 13th, 2019

2016 #SHAKEOUT DRILL – MAJOR EARTHQUAKE — EVACUATE TSUNAMI ZONE WHEN SHAKING STOPS

  • Vancouver Island Inland Sections Forecast - No watches or warnings in effect.

    Forecast Issued 9:23 PM PST Tuesday 12 November 2019 - Tuesday night: Cloudy with 40 percent chance of drizzle. Fog patches. Low 8. Wednesday: Mainly cloudy. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 11. UV index 1 or low. Wednesday night: Mainly cloudy. Low 6. Thursday: Periods of rain. High 11. Thursday night: Rain. Low 8. Friday: Showers. High 12. Friday night: Periods of rain. Low 6. Saturday: Rain. High 12. Saturday night: Rain. Low 9. Sunday: Showers. High 13. Sunday night: Cloudy periods. Low 6. Monday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 10.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    9.6° C
    -0.1 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.18 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0 km/h
    gusting 0 km/h
    Humidity
    95 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    9.6° C
    Heat Index
    9.6° C
    Dewpoint
    8.8° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 2:05:00 PST
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    0.0 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    No Qualifying Rainfall mm
    Civil Rise
    06:50
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (99% full)
    Civil Set
    17:15
    Day Length
    12:03:28
    Day High
    9.7° C @ 00:57 Tdy.
    Day Low
    9.5° C @ 01:41 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.19 kPa @ 00:13 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    102.18 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    9.5° C @ 01:41 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    9.7° C @ 00:57 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0km/h @ 00:05 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    0W/m2 @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.0 @ 00:00 Tdy.

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

EVACUATE TSUNAMI ZONE IMMEDIATE SHAKING STOPS. DO NOT WAIT FOR OFFICIAL CONFIRMATION.

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“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 Street -> Above Tracks
  • Redford Street -> Above 5th Avenue
  • Argyle Street -> Above 2nd Avenue
  • Kitsuksis -> Above Short Street.

tsunami

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

Tsunami Information: WCATWC

Earthquake Information: USGS

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