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-- what what sort of waves are they talking about here.
Well the report says they'd be huge -- -- worst they'd be honest in a matter of hours take a look at this after a nine point one -- up in Alaska within four hours ten to 23 foot waves would be off the coast of northern California -- northern California has lot of coastal -- so the damage would not be substantial but after six hours we have three to ten foot waves in Southern California.
And with a low lying beaches in this area that would be devastating take a look now some of the areas of biggest concern.
Beginning with world famous Malibu which of course is dotted with ten plus million dollar homes you have marina -- -- next the Port of Long Beach one of the busiest in the world you go down Orange County Laguna Beach all the way down to San Diego and mission beach he gives you an idea shot of just how big this scope.
Of this projected tsunami would be so many people in those areas.
Yeah I mean millions really up and down the coast but -- report says they would have to evacuate.
At least 750000.
People from the Southern California coastal beach areas.
And if it's summertime -- -- and upwards of a million and because the roads.
Leading in and out of those beach towns are so narrow that's gridlock look at that number 8000 homeless kind of gives you an idea of how many homes they expect to be damaged or destroyed the eight billion dollar -- -- damage seems low considering Malibu.
Could take that alone.
And this has happened before back in 1964.
Alaska had a nine point two earthquake and in -- California in the northern part of the state.
A tsunami hit -- killed ten people and look at the picture it destroyed almost the entire city.
We are prepared.
In the west for earthquake shot but tsunami is not so much.
Yeah and they have lot of local officials -- we're hearing -- having a lot of questions.
About whether people who -- used to tsunami warnings would actually feed them.
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