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Washington State Tsunami Program. Progress Report Feb – Nov 07. Modeling/Mapping. Modeling: Everett – FFY 07 funds just received Distant Source event scenarios modeled for Long Beach under review Mapping: Tacoma Inundation Map in draft – pending workshop with local officials.

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washington state tsunami program
Washington State Tsunami Program

Progress Report Feb – Nov 07

modeling mapping
Modeling/Mapping
  • Modeling:
    • Everett – FFY 07 funds just received
    • Distant Source event scenarios modeled for Long Beach under review
  • Mapping: Tacoma Inundation Map in draft – pending workshop with local officials
evacuation maps brochures
Evacuation Maps/Brochures
  • All Evacuation Maps are consistent with NTHMP agreed requirements
  • Evacuation Maps
    • 28 Evacuation Maps completed
    • 1 in Draft
    • Skagit County. Seattle and Tacoma have not been done from those modeled
  • Brochures with evacuation maps have been developed and distributed for all communities that have evacuation maps
slide4

Evacuation Protocols

  • Coastal Communities evacuate off a Tsunami Warning Message that is sent by State
  • Agreement with Whatcom County and Lummi Tribe in process
slide5

Broadcasters Tsunami

Emergency Guidebook

  • Updated in Apr 07
  • NWS/EMD provided update training to broadcasters in Seattle and on the coast
slide6

All Hazard Alert Broadcasting

(AHAB) Radio

  • Total of 38 AHAB Radios installed – 41 including Seattle
  • 1 systems pending completion

from partnerships

  • Funding received by State for 2 future systems
  • Satellite Control Unit operational and AHAB Radios are being monitored
  • 13 systems in Grays Harbor County activated by State/EOC in Oct 07
  • Nov – County system tests
  • Dec – Coastal-wide system test
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Washington State All-Hazard Alert

Broadcasting (AHAB) Network

  • OPERATIONAL (49)
  • Aberdeen
  • Bay Center
  • Clallam Bay
  • Copalis Beach
  • Diamond Point
  • Fort Worden
  • Grayland (2)
  • Hoquiam
  • Ilwaco
  • La Push (Makah Tribe)
  • Long Beach
  • Lower Elwha
  • Lummi Nation (2)
  • McAlder
  • McMillin
  • Neah Bay
  • Ocean City
  • Ocean Park (4)
  • Ocean Shores (4)
  • Orting (3)
  • Puyallup (2)
  • Pacific Park
  • Port Angeles
  • Port Townsend
  • Sandy Point
  • Seattle (3)
  • Seaview
  • Sumner
  • Surfside
  • Taholah (Quinault Nation)
  • Tokeland (Shoalwater Bay Tribe)
  • Westport (3)
  • TO BE COMPLETED
  • Cape Disappointment
  • Island County
social science
Social Science

A total of 2 social science surveys have been completed in Washington this year

  • Surveys target school children and businesses
    • The 2 surveys were follow-ups to measure changes
    • Pending receipt of DRAFT surveys
tsunami ready
Tsunami Ready
  • Focus is on outer coast
  • Seven Tsunami Ready Communities
access to private lands tsunami evacuation
Access to Private Lands Tsunami Evacuation
  • High ground in some areas are on private land
  • Project in Pacific County
    • Identified private property owners
    • Identified method that allows access with out private owner liability
    • 2nd DRAFT agreement under review by Green Diamond
    • Requires approval by tribal land owners
drills and exercises
Drills and Exercises
  • School evacuation drills were held in September
  • Tsunami functional exercise in Grays Harbor County - September
  • End-to-end communications test completed in September
tsuinfo alert multi state project
TsuInfo Alert - Multi-State Project
  • Subscribers: 350
  • Bimonthly publication
  • Receive hard copy or go to website www.dnr.wa.gov/geology/tsuinfo/index.html
  • Challenges
    • Input from states
    • Involving new NTHMP states
national international outreach
National/International Outreach
  • Hosted the Thailand Security Council Jun 07
  • Hosted a Sri Lankan Study Tour Jun 07
  • Supported the Tsunami Certification Program Jul-Aug 07
  • Provided support to Puerto Rico on Tsunami Warning – Aug 07
  • Provided input for tsunami warning using tone/alert systems to ITIC – Jul – Aug 07
  • Worked with USAID to support Tsunami Warning Systems for Seychelles – Sep 07
  • Providing briefings/materials to HI Civil Defense on Satellite control of sirens – Oct 07