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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

The next giant quake: It’s coming and here’s how

Tsunami surges 30 feet high — or higher — are expected to hit some places along the Northwest coast within half an hour of the next Cascadia megaquake. With virtually no high ground and a single road leading off the peninsula, Ocean Shores, above, is one of Washington’s most vulnerable communities. Up to 15,000 people visit on summer days.