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PORTLAND -- Volunteers with the American Red Cross Willamette Chapter opened shelters in Waldport, Newport and Lincoln City Friday after a tsunami warning was issued along the Oregon coast.

People evacuating those communities and in need of shelter were welcome at the following locations throughout the tsunami:

Crestview Heights School, 2750 Crestline Drive, Waldport, OR

Taft High School, 3780 SE Spyglass Ridge Lincoln City, OR

Newport Intermediate School 825 NE 7th Street Newport, OR

Information about shelter sites can be found here.

Red Cross is also offering support along Oregon and Washington coastal communities, and inland, at evacuation assembly areas and emergency operation centers.

For information about Red Cross activities in Marion, Polk and Lincoln counties, contact Margaret Sanner at (503) 508-0688.

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