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News => Current Severe Emergency Situations => Topic started by: Mr. Bill on March 11, 2011, 02:39:57 PM

Title: Japan tsunami reacues US: 1 presumed dead, harbors damaged
Post by: Mr. Bill on March 11, 2011, 02:39:57 PM
Man swept to sea in California while taking tsunami pictures (http://www.wxow.com/Global/story.asp?S=14235598)
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The Coast Guard is searching for a man swept out to sea in Northern California while taking pictures of tsunami waves.

Nearby, authorities in Brookings, Ore., say four people have survived after a tsunami surge swept them off a beach in Curry County and into the sea. ...

Oregon Coast tsunami: Serious damage reports from Brookings (http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2011/03/oregon_coast_tsunami_serious_damage_reports_from_brookings.html)
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...Chris Cantwell, the port's operations supervisor said 70 percent of the port's commercial basin was destroyed.

"A third of our sports basin destroyed. We have boats on top of another. Probably half-a-dozen sunk," he told The Oregonian. ...