• beach and hotels Before you go to the coast —

    1. Locate your lodging facility & places you plan to visit.

    Are they in Tsunami Hazard Zones?

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  • tsunami evacuation sign Before you go to the coast —

    2. Review tsunami hazard zones & evacuation routes.

    Make sure everyone knows the routes out of your local tsunami hazard zone.

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  • making an evacuation plan Before you go to the coast —

    3. Make a disaster plan.

    Make sure everyone knows what to do when an earthquake strikes or a tsunami warning is issued.

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  • first-aid kit Before you go to the coast —

    4. Prepare supplies in case of disaster.

    Everyone should have personal disaster supplies kits. Keep them where you spend most of your time.

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  • duck, cover, and hold during an earthquake At the coast —

    5. Protect yourself during an earthquake.

    Drop, cover, and hold on.

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  • tsunami evacuation sign After an earthquake —

    6. Evacuate if necessary.

    Check for injuries and damage. Evacuate if you are in a Tsunami Hazard Zone.

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  • follow evacuation plan After an earthquake —

    7. Follow your plan.

    Don't head toward the coast if you have heard that a tsunami warning has been issued. You will put yourself in danger and make it more difficult for the people who need to evacuate.

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Earthquakes and the tsunamis that can result from them are inevitable in the Pacific Northwest -- but the damage is not. How seriously the next strong earthquake or tsunami affects you and how quickly you and your family recover

Interactive Tsunami Evacuation Zone Map Viewer

Search by address or coastal area.

 

Tsunami Evacuation Zone Brochures

For coastal communities.

 

Emergency Kit

Having an emergency kit and an emergency plan are important first steps in being prepared for any disaster