A 250 foot tsunami? You bet.
Due to possible increases in commercial shipping traffic into my hometown of Kitimat, BC, a modern survey was recently done of the sea floor to accurately identify hazards. (There is a *doomed
* proposal currently being reviewed for a supertanker oil port here.)
What they found instead were two submarine landslides, both over 30,000,000 cubic metres in size, and a 50 km fault line nobody knew anything about.
Here's the preliminary report;
Here's the wave height modelling report;
So, if you are up in Douglas Channel and you happen to notice the forested mountainsides shaking like crazy, hang on tight!