Volcano eruption triggers tsunami advisory for Bay Area coast

An undersea volcano erupted in spectacular fashion near the Pacific nation of Tonga on Saturday, sending large tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher ground. A tsunami advisory was issued for the U.S. Pacific coast, including the San Francisco Bay Area. Subscribe to KTVU’s YouTube channel: KTVU delivers the best in-depth… Continue reading Volcano eruption triggers tsunami advisory for Bay Area coast

Hawaii under Tsunami Watch after 8.1 earthquake off Alaska

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) announced the State of Hawaii is under a Tsunami Watch after an 8.1 magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska on Wednesday, July 28.