National Weather Service: Tsunami warning for East Coast just a test

Updated: Feb. 6, 2018 at 10:08 AM EST
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(WWBT) - Some people on the East Coast received a text alert for a tsunami warning, but it turns out that it was just a test.

The National Weather Service in South Carolina said the warning went out around 8:30 a.m.

AccuWeather said there is no tsunami threat along the East Coast, Gulf of Mexico, or the Carribean.

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