No Tsunami Threat to the Island of Hawaii following a magnitude 6.2 earthquake near Constitución, Chile Saturday afternoon (November 21st).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports a magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred Saturday afternoon (November 21st) in the region of Constitución, Chile at 2:54 pm Hawaii Standard Time (HST).
Based on all evaluations conducted by the United States Tsunami Warning Center (USTWC) and Pacific Tsunami Warning (PTWC), there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO THE ISLAND AND STATE OF HAWAII, AGAIN NO TSUNAMI THREAT.
This will be the only statement for this event unless further data is received.