More rounds of showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain will be pressing through the area this evening and tonight. Numerous Flash Flood Warnings have been issued for parts of our region.
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's Meteorological Agency has warned that a
"major" tsunami of up to 9 feet (3 meters) could hit northern
coastal areas within the next few hours following a massive
earthquake in Chile.
The agency issued the tsunami alert Sunday morning for its
entire Pacific coast. The tsunami was expected to be biggest in the
north, with waves of 6 feet (2 meters) or less expected along other
The tsunami was expected to hit northern areas about 1:30 p.m.
local time (0430 GMT).
The agency urged residents in coastal areas to head quickly to