How To Prepare For The Next Seattle & Puget Sound Area Earthquake and Tsunami


Seattle Earthquake and Puget Sound Area

The Next Seattle Earthquake


The Puget Sound region of Washington State sits on 13 major fault lines and those are just the fault lines we know about. The 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent destructive tsunami in Japan reminds us that we need to be prepared here in Washington and the greater Seattle Metro for a disaster of that magnitude or greater.  According to Puget Sound area emergency management crews, authorities in the region have stockpiled supplies and are currently working on a tsunami warning system for the Snohomish County area which could be at risk for a tsunami after a major earthquake.
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