NIWA's Dr Emily Lane explains Tsunamis

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Newstalk ZB,
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Fri, 5 Mar 2021, 4:47PM
(Gina Pewhairangi took this photo of surges arriving in Tokomaru Bay on the East Cape following a series of earthquakes.)
(Gina Pewhairangi took this photo of surges arriving in Tokomaru Bay on the East Cape following a series of earthquakes.)

NIWA's Dr Emily Lane explains Tsunamis

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 5 Mar 2021, 4:47PM

Tsunami warnings have been further lifted for most of New Zealand after being put in place soon following a magnitude 8.1 earthquake near the Kermadec Islands this morning.

Niwa hydro dynamic scientist Emily Lane joined Simon Barnett and Phil Gifford to explain how a tsunami works.

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