No Tsunami threat to the Solomon Islands

A Volcanic eruption occurred in the Tonga Islands with magnitude 4.0 occurred at 4:52pm this afternoon near Latitude 20.5 Degrees South, Longitude 175.4 Degrees West.

A statement has been issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service at 8:25pm this evening on Saturday 15th January 2022 stating that:

THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO THE SOLOMON ISLANDS

MET, Solomon Islands

MET said no further updates will be issued unless the situation changes.