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WEPA41 PAAQ 191715
TSUWCA

TEST...TSUNAMI MESSAGE NUMBER 1...TEST
NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK
1015 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI COMMUNICATIONS TEST FOR ALL COASTAL AREAS
FROM THE OREGON-CALIFORNIA BORDER TO THE WASHINGTON-CANADA
BORDER...

THIS TEST IS BEING CONDUCTED TO INITIATE THE GREAT SHAKEOUT
EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS DRILL IN APPLICABLE REGIONS AND TO
DETERMINE THE EFFECTIVENESS AND EXTENT OF DISSEMINATION OF
TSUNAMI WATCH AND WARNING MESSAGES FOR THE STATES OF WASHINGTON
AND OREGON. PARTICIPANTS ARE TO PRACTICE DROP COVER AND HOLD
AND THEN OUTER COASTAL REGIONS ARE TO PRACTICE TSUNAMI EVAC
DRILLS.

STATE AND LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGERS - PLEASE FORWARD THIS MESSAGE
TO TSUNAMI RESPONSE AGENCIES... ORGANIZATIONS AND PERSONNEL IN
ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR NORMAL TSUNAMI PROCEDURES.

THIS IS ONLY A TEST.

WAZ503-506>511-001-514>517-021-ORZ001-002-021-022-161730-
/T.NEW.PAAQ.TS.W.0023.171019T1715Z-171019T1735Z/
COASTAL AREAS BETWEEN AND INCLUDING THE OREGON-CALIFORNIA
BORDER TO THE WASHINGTON-BRITISH COLUMBIA BORDER
1015 AM PDT THU OCT 19 2017

...THIS IS A TSUNAMI COMMUNICATIONS TEST FOR ALL COASTAL AREAS
FROM THE OREGON-CALIFORNIA BORDER TO THE WASHINGTON-CANADA
BORDER...

...TEST...TEST...TEST...TEST...TEST...TEST...TEST...TEST...

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