Rhode Islanders receive erroneous tsunami warning

Updated: 12:42 p.m.

NEW ENGLANDERS received an early-morning tsunami warning on Tuesday. The National Weather Service quickly said it was an error. /PBN PHOTO/ELI SHERMAN
NEW ENGLANDERS received an early-morning tsunami warning on Tuesday. The National Weather Service quickly said it was an error. /PBN PHOTO/ELI SHERMAN
PROVIDENCE – A tsunami warning was mistakenly sent out to certain mobile users throughout New England on Tuesday. The morning warning cited the National Weather Service as the source, and the federal weather agency was quick to announce it was an error. “We have been receiving reports [of] an erroneous tsunami alert across New England,”…

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