An 8.9 earthquake struck Japan early Friday morning, and caused a tsunami that continues to pose a danger across the Pacific Rim. Hawaii, California, and Oregon are under a tsunami watch, with waves as high as 8 feet expected to hit land.
A nuclear power plant in Japan was so damaged that thousands of residents in nearby towns were evacuated. Tsunami waves may be high enough to completely wash over many Pacific islands. Get to high ground if you are in the affected areas.
Skip to the 3:30 mark to see the insane level of devastation from the tsunami. Entire tankers were swept ashore.
Our thoughts go out to all of those affected. Stay tuned.