Issued at 0835 hours on 01/03/2010.
Issued by the Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM).
Tsunami advisory cancelled:
Based on scientific assessment a decision has been made to cancel the Tsunami Advisory in place over night. Sea level data indicate the peak of activity has passed. There will be ongoing sea level fluctuations and tidal effects for the rest of the day throughout the country. People are advised to continue to take caution in coastal areas.