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Lots of wild hypotheticals. And un-scientific silliness.
-No states in the gulf region have any notable seismic (earthquake) history
-Yes Missouri DOES(!) have seismic history and yes New Madrid was hit with a doozy earthquake
-Is Missouri along the coast? No. Is it near the coast? Is it near Texas? No! I hated the drive with my girlfriend in 1998 from Dallas to meet her family in Branson, Missouri!
"In historic times, tsunami waves recorded along the Gulf Coast have all been less than 1 meter (3 feet)"
-U.S. Geological Society
Over the course of many centuries...no more than a 3 feet "tsunami"
That might get your towell damp if you are half way up the beach at Galveston.
Sure, just thought it was interesting to share.