The Seattle Times

16 of 17
Kelly Shea / The Seattle Times
Advertising

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

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

The outer coast will bear the brunt of tsunami damage after the next Cascadia megaquake, though smaller surges will travel up the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Columbia River. Puget Sound will be largely spared, but as this map shows, the entire Ocean Shores peninsula is likely to be underwater.