A man stands on the sidewalk on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, Hawaii as a reported tsunami heads toward the Hawaiian Islands early Friday, March 11, 2011 in Honolulu. Tsunami waves hit Hawaii in the ... more 
A man stands on the sidewalk on Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, Hawaii as a reported tsunami heads toward the Hawaiian Islands early Friday, March 11, 2011 in Honolulu. Tsunami waves hit Hawaii in the early morning hours Friday and were sweeping through the island chain after an earthquake in Japan sparked evacuations throughout the Pacific and as far as the U.S. western coast. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said Kauai was the first of the Hawaiian islands hit by the tsunami. Water rushed ashore in Honolulu, swamping the beach in Waikiki and surging over the break wall in the world-famous resort but stopping short of the area's high-rise hotels. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Eugene Tanner
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 2:09 PM EST