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Old 10-23-2011, 02:58 PM   #1
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Default Tsunami debris forecast to approach the West Coast in 2013.

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Old 10-23-2011, 04:12 PM   #2
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I'm ashamed to say I never gave a moment's thought to all that debris. My eye & mind were more caught up in the horror of what was happening ashore.

It makes sense though - not all of it will sink & in crossing the width of the Pacific, it's bound to disperse widely. It will be interesting to see what does wash up & where.
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Old 10-23-2011, 04:19 PM   #3
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It's very likely that that debris island will contain numerous body parts, too. Yippee.
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After 2 years? There might be some bone atop or caught in other debris but that's unlikely.
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Old 10-23-2011, 04:33 PM   #5
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Ummm....the tsunami was actually 7 months ago, CS.
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Oh, I thought you meant when the debris starts washing shore - sorry, wrong assumption on my part. Yes, no doubt there are still bodies & parts trapped in the debris field.
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Old 10-23-2011, 04:44 PM   #7
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Well sorry from me because it just occurred to me what you were saying--that it will hit in two years. Duhhhhh. A little slow witted today.
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Been one of those days...LOL I'm having to double check what I THINK people are trying to say to me & I'm not doing well for listening/reading comprehension.

I'll blame it on a poor night's sleep. Some blithering idiots in the park were open air partying loudly & the police were too busy with more serious calls to respond quickly.
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I wish I had a good excuse.

Just one of my Blonde days, which seem to be increasing in number and frequency.
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Bodies and body parts will be long gone.

But, it does give scientist a chance to study ocean currents.

Make lemonade with lemons.
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