TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST
07:50 am EST on Monday 2 April 2007
TSUNAMI THREAT TO COASTAL AREA/ISLAND.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre [PTWC]in Hawaii
has detected an undersea earthquake near Solomon Islands and has issued a
The earthquake has also been detected by Geoscience Australia.
There is a possible tsunami threat to Willis and Barrier Reef
Based on the magnitude and location of this earthquake, tsunami
could start affecting these locations at the following local time:
Willis Island from 0832am 02/04/2007
TSUNAMI THREAT TO EASTERN AUSTRALIA and Willis and Barrier Reef
Islands, Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands.
Based on the magnitude and location of the earthquake,
tsunami could start affecting these locations at the following local
Cooktown from 0931am 02/04/2007
Cairns from 0949am