Tue. May 21st, 2019

THIS IS A DRILL – MAJOR EARTHQUAKE — EVACUATE TSUNAMI ZONE NOW — TSUNAMI POSSIBLE

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

    Forecast Issued 11:00 AM PDT Tuesday 21 May 2019 - Tuesday: Mainly sunny. High 20. UV index 7 or high. Tuesday night: Clear. Fog patches developing before morning. Low 8. Wednesday: Sunny. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 27. UV index 7 or high. Wednesday night: Clear. Low 8. Thursday: Sunny. High 26. Thursday night: Clear. Low 12. Friday: Sunny. High 23. Friday night: Clear. Low 9. Saturday: Sunny. High 28. Saturday night: Clear. Low 12. Sunday: Sunny. High 25. Sunday night: Clear. Low 12. Monday: Sunny. High 24.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    21.7° C
    0.8 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    100.71 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    NE 3.2 km/h
    gusting 9.7 km/h
    Humidity
    54 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    21.7° C
    Heat Index
    21.7° C
    Dewpoint
    12.0° C
    UV
    5.9
    Solar
    740 W/m2
    Last Updated: 14:10:00 PDT
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.3 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    04:48
    Moon Phase
    Full (90% full)
    Civil Set
    21:44
    Day Length
    13:15:49
    Day High
    21.9° C @ 14:01 Tdy.
    Day Low
    10.4° C @ 06:33 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    100.74 kPa @ 11:44 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    100.64 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    10.4° C @ 06:33 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    21.9° C @ 14:01 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 6.4km/h @ 12:50 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    1243W/m2 @ 14:02 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    6.9 @ 13:55 Tdy.

Thank you for participating! 🙂  You can go back to work now.

I learned some good tricks for this kind of procedure and have created a pre-setup post.  Did you participate by going under your nearest cover to hold on?  VIU had a few practice evacuations which was fun.  If you have any suggestion on how to improve this in the event of a real emergency, let me know!

THIS IS A DRILL

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

IMMEDIATELY EVACUATE TSUNAMI ZONE. 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 Stree -> Above 2nd Avenue
  • Kitsuksis -> Above Neill School.

tsunami

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

Tsunami Information: WCATWC

Earthquake Information: USGS

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