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Japan issues tsunami alerts following series of powerful earthquakes. Residents are urged to evacuate to high ground

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Japan issues tsunami alerts following series of powerful earthquakes. Residents are urged to evacuate to high ground




TOKYO — Japan issued tsunami alerts Monday after a series of strong quakes in the Sea of Japan. The Japan Meteorological Agency reported quakes off the coast of Ishikawa and nearby prefectures shortly

after 4 p.m., one of them with a preliminary magnitude of 7.6. It issued a major tsunami warning for Ishikawa and lower-level…



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