Tsunami Information Update for Thursday, September 7 at 8:15 pm
Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 8:24PM
Kelsey Kalua

This is a Civil Defense Message for Thursday, September 7 at 8:15 PM. 

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center confirms that the earthquake that occurred at 6:50 tonight HST off Mexico did not cause a TSUNAMI THREAT for the Island or State of Hawaii.

I repeat, there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT to the Island or State of Hawaii from the Mexico earthquake which occurred at 6:50 tonight HST off Mexico.

As a precaution, be aware of possible strong currents or higher than normal sea levels, especially between 3 AM and 5 AM tomorrow morning.

I repeat, NO TSUNAMI THREAT to the State or Island of Hawaii from the earthquake that occurred tonight off Mexico.

Thank you for listening.  Have a safe night.  This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.

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