Today while sitting on our cabin’s deck at 12:40 pm…. The deck swayed back and forth and rumbled for 30+ seconds. Really wild. Amos dog jumped out of his sleep, worried. I watched old growth trees sway like sticks. By the time I realized what was happening, it was ending. No injuries or deaths reported in BC. We have heard it was everything from a 7.4 to a 6.5 & the centre was 20 mins from us, out in the ocean. I had motion sickness for an hour after. Very humbling and very cool. I changed my afternoon plans of floating on an airmattress in the ocean, in the 30 degree heat, due to after shock possibilities. There have been no signs reported of Tsunamis.
Info about the quake: http://click here for quake info.
And here is info about shake out BC our annual drill and great Emerg prep site FYI:
click here for shake out BC (I’ll be doing it @ home & work)
Make Something Safely Every Day


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