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Watchdog blames NOAA for lack of transparency on tsunami tracking system outage

by Hawaii News Now | March 17, 2021
“There are new allegations that the staff at the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center was told to keep quiet about an outage of a key data system that had been down for days. Jeff Ruch is with the watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). Alleged ...

PTWC: Key tsunami warning system offline for days, hindering ability to retrieve critical data

by Hawaii News Now | March 16, 2021
“The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center confirmed Tuesday that a system containing critical information on water levels has been down for several days. The Deep-ocean Assessment and Reporting of Tsunamis — also known as DART — system has been offline since March 9 due to a “ ...