Hawaii Could Be Devastated By A Tsunami Within 50 Years

HONOLULU– On the south side of the Hawaiian island of Kauai lies Makauwahi, a massive cavern and also sinkhole where researchers have uncovered proof of a huge tidal wave that struck Hawaii regarding 500 years earlier.

Activated by a 9.0-magnitude quake off the coast of the Aleutian Islands in Alaska, the tsunami most likely brought waves as high as 30 feet– enough to devastate Hawaii’s seaside populations, facilities and economic climate today.

A new research says there’s an opportunity it will take place once again within 50 years.