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Driving through A Winter Wonderland

Looking to hit the Road for the Thanksgiving Holiday? Resilient NW has a ton of great tips for being prepared for any road trip Make sure your car is prepared. Have a car kit Check the route Oregon Trip Check – https://www.tripcheck.com/Pages/RCMap.asp Washington State DOT  – http://www.wsdot.com/traffic/ BC Highway Cams – http://images.drivebc.ca/bchighwaycam/pub/html/www/index-Northern.html Have fun!   View in FEMA Multimedia Library  

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If you really wanna know about the Big One – here you go

The Cascadia Region Earthquake Working group (CREW) prepared a very thorough and thoughtful analysis of the Cascadia Subduction Zone and the earthquake that’s coming. For the full report click here An excerpt from their report follows… Cascadia Subduction Zone Lying mostly offshore, the CSZ plate interface is a giant fault— approximately 700 miles long (1,130 km). Here, the set of tectonic plates to the west is sliding (subducting) beneath the North American Plate. The movement of these plates is neither constant nor smooth: the plates are stuck, and the stress will…

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