Flashcards in TB 144, tsunami response plan Deck (32):
travel time for a local generated tsunami is?
time frame for a distant tsunami is?
5 1/2 to 18 hours
west coast/ Alaska tsunami warning center is responsible for what areas?
Aleutian islands south through baja california
a strong earthquake lasting longer than ? should be a warning sign of a potential near source tsunami
when a tsunami is issued what is the chain of command?
california governors office of emerg. management
california law enforcement telecomms system
local response areas
how many types of tsunami alerts are there?
how often are updates issued by the WC/ATWC for tsunamis?
every 30 minutes
what are the seven tsunamis warnings?
Why is the time frame for tsunami warnings to be issued?
three hour travel time
tsunami watch issued?
3-6 hour travel time zone
tsunami advisory issued?
posses no imminent threat
tsunami information bulletin issued?
investigation is underway
tsunami information message issued?
there is no tsunami danger
tsunami cancellation issued?
will be sent when all danger of a tsunami event has passed
tsunami waves are normally smaller with the first wave, when is this not true?
local source tsunami the first wave is the largest
what is the time frame for a level 3 tsunami?
who is notified for level 3 tsunami?
and air ops
where does batt. 4 set up its ICP? tsunami
fire station 5
where does batt. 6 set up their ICP?
angels gate ( coordinate with US coast guard)
where does batt. 9/north division set up ICP? for a tsumani
sunset and palisades dr.
where does South division set up ICP for a tsunami?
choice of either batt. 4/6
during a tsunami warning where do fire boats stage?
out to sea a minimum of 1000 feet, exit harbor and head true north 3.2 miles
what batt. coordinates with US coast guard and la port police during a tsunami warning?
what tac channels are used during a a tsunami warning?
batt. 4,6-tac channel 2
batt. 9-tac channel 3
during a tsumani warning level 2 who determines to activate a level 3?
DDC coordinates with north/south divisions
tsunami warning level 2 warning time?
tsumani warning level 1 travel time?
how many hours is it considered all clear after the final damaging waves? for a tsumani
LAFD boats shall not return to quarters till who places the ALL CLEAR call?
batt. 6 commander
who's primary responsibility is it to evacuate during a Tsunami?
what are the four tsunami ready community requirements?
outreach and education
alert and notification