http://www.allvoices.com/contribute...anada-bracing-for-japan-quake-created-tsunami California and Western Canada Bracing For Japan Quake Created Tsunami The National Weather Service is warning that a tsunami created by the deadly Japan earthquake could hit California shoreline areas between 7:23 a.m. and 8 a.m. Pacific Time. It had already begun slamming Hawaii with waves up to two meters (6.5 feet) high. The worst was expected in northern California, including the San Francisco area. A tsunami warning was issued for that area, the Los Angeles Times reported. Vancouver, British ColumbiaVancouver, British Columbia, also may be hit. For areas along the southern California coast, from Los Angeles to San Diego, a tsunami advisory was issued. The Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964 killed 11 people in Crescent City, California, one of the areas threatened today. People living in areas likely to be hit were warned to "move immediately inland to higher ground and away from all harbors and inlets, including those sheltered directly from the sea." Earthquake and tsunami centers said at least 53 Pacific Basin countries may be hit, all the way to Colombia and Peru.