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Thanksgiving on Amchitka

Amchitka was easily one of the most remote and inhospitable U.S. military outposts of World War II. It was so remote that during the Cold War, the U.S. 205 more words

World War II In The Pacific

I Like Pop Music And I'm Not Ashamed/Metalhead Revokes Membership

I’m full on obsessed with this album right now.
It’s not often that an album just weasels it’s way into my head and takes perfectly coiled gold encrusted shits all over my basal ganglia. 324 more words


No Tsunami Associated with Sizable Aleutian Quake

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A powerful underwater earthquake in the Western Aleutians triggered tsunami alerts for the Aleutian and Pribilof islands Monday afternoon. 362 more words


8.0 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Australia; Tsunami Advisory Issued

A magnitude-8.0 earthquake off the western end of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands shortly before 1 p.m. Monday triggered a tsunami warning in the area, which was downgraded to a tsunami advisory a couple of hours later, according to the National Tsunami Warning Center. 278 more words


Tsunami warning cancelled after 7.9 earthquake in Alaska

(CNN) — An initial tsunami advisory has been canceled for coastal Alaska. One had been issued after a magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck Monday about 15 miles from Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. 163 more words


Goaty's News reblogged this on Goaty's News (UK) and commented:

Town of #Adak, #Alaska evacuates its 150 residents to shelter after #tsunami warning, official says. http://cnn.it/1iA3CVJ Tsunami warning for Alaska ends after quake. Wave about 7″ high. Ppl from Adak town gathered on nearby hill during warning – @CBCAlerts 2312utc

#AKwx #AK #Attu #Nikolski #Aleutians #Coast #Wx #US #News/ #TSUNAMI WARNING

TSUNAMI WARNING: EQ Mag 8 (upgraded) 30 miles NW of Amchitka, Alaska. http://wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov/

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