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Quake south of Eureka, no tsunami advisory

The quake was southwest of Eureka, Calif.
There is no watch, warning or advisory for tsunami action after a 5.6 magnitude earthquake southwest of Eureka, Calif, just after 1 p.m. Wednesday.
You can see more information at the National Tusnami Warning Center online at wcatwc.arh.noaa.gov 
Here's another website that tracks earthquake activity near Eureka: earthquaketrack.com/us-ca-eureka/recent 
If there is additional breaking news about the quake, we will post it at this website.

Sea claims life, two survive

Photo submitted Jim and Medette Hayman A woman walking on the beach near Paradise Point in Port Orford helps one of the passengers struggling in the surf after a recreational fishing boat capsized just offshore Sunday afternoon.

Jim and Medette Hayman were searching for agates on the beach near Paradise Point Sunday afternoon when they noticed a small boat caught between the big swells of the ocean and the crashing surf.

And then it went over, dumping its three passengers into the water.

“The ocean flipped it over just like it was a toy,” Medette said of the swells.


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