TOWS-WG Inter-ICG Task Team on Tsunami Watch Operations

14 - 15 February 2018,

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO
7, place de Fontenoy

75732 Paris cedex 07


1 Opening and Session Organization
2 Review of Action Items from the Previous Meeting
3 Review the Status of Implementation of the TOWS-WG Requests to the TTTWO
4 Tsunami Watch Operations - Current Status and Plans in all ICGs
5 Significant Operational Events Since Last Meeting
6 KPIs for Entire Warning System and Mapping to Sendai Framework
7 World Tsunami Awareness Day
8 Updates to Area of Coverage and ESZ Maps of the ICGs
9 Handling of Tsunamis from Non-Seismic Sources
10 Products for Maritime Community
11 Global Public Access to Tsunami Threat Information
12 Other Harmonization Issues - Optimal Design of Sea-level networks
13 Recommendations and Actions for Reporting to the TOWS WG - Conclusion