Subcommittees of the NTHMP
Mapping and Modeling Subcommittee
The Mapping and Modeling Subcommittee works toward the production of tsunami inundation maps for use in community
planning. The maps are based on numerical tsunami forecast models, standardized data archives, and the
understanding of historical tsunami events.
Mapping and Modeling Subcommittee Documents and Meeting Notes
Mitigation and Education Subcommittee
The NTHMP Mitigation and Education Subcommittee works toward improving
tsunami outreach activities, hazard mitigation planning, evacuation planning and exercises, educational
material development, public education, tsunami workshops, land-use planning, and the National Weather Service’s
Mitigation and Education Subcommittee Documents and Meeting Notes
Warning Coordination Subcommitee
The WCS helps improve U.S. tsunami warning system effectiveness by providing NTHMP partners
a means to exchange experiences and discuss improvements related to operational product dissemination. WCS members will formulate and agree to actions and recommendations regarding components of the tsunami warning system such as warning center products, warning procedures, message dissemination, system exercises, and Emergency Alert System activation. The WCS will execute strategies as assigned in the NTHMP Strategic Plan, and activities as assigned by the NTHMP Coordinating Committee.
Warning Coordination Subcommittee Documents and Meeting Notes