Hawaii spared worst of Friday's tsunami

Updated: March 14, 2011, 9:58 AM ET
By Daniel Ikaika Ito | ESPN Action Sports

Hawaii is tired and groggy this Aloha Friday after being on tsunami watch all night. Residents near the shoreline were evacuated to higher ground. Tourists were evacuated to the third floor or higher in their hotels. Lines at the gas pump were a dozen or more long after the emergency sirens started going off at 10 p.m. Thursday night. Those expecting the worst packed the grocery stores, stocking up on water, non-perishable food items, batteries and toilet paper. AT&T cell phones were conveniently ...

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