Interactive maps of tsunami evacuation zones in both Oregon and Washington are now available online and as a smartphone app – Cannon Beach Gazette: Regional News

he Pacific Northwest Tsunami Evacuation Zones online portal and smartphone app provide an at-a-glance view of tsunami hazard zones along the coasts of Oregon and Washington. This tool was developed by the Northwest Association of Networked Ocean Observing Systems (NANOOS) program. The online portal can be found on the web at: The maps have also been integrated into a free smartphone app, TsunamiEvac-NW, which allows users to see whether they are in a tsunami evacuation zone, and plan their own evacuation routes. This free app is available from the iTunes App Store and Android Market: