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Historical tsunami inundation data for the Kahuku Point area on Oahu, Hawaii, are compiled or deduced from comparison with Hilo, Hawaii. The data are considered in two parts; North Pacific tsunamis and South American tsunamis. The South American tsunamis are about 1/3 as large at Kahuku Point as they are at Hilo: North Pacific tsunamis are about the same at both locations. The maximum North Pacific inundation is 27 feet; the maximum South American inundation is 9 feet.

The distribution of inundation along the shoreline area of the point from Kawela Bay to Kahuku is rather uniform--being within 20...

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