Saturday, March 12th, 2011
Tsunami Impact In Southeast Alaska


The devastating fallout of the tsunami in Japan was barely felt in Southeast Alaska. Increased wave height was noticeable though, such as 1.5 feet at Port Alexander. The size of these waves breaking on the shores of North Douglas Island are not the result of the tsunami, but rather in response to windy conditions along Lynn Canal.


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