This was taken, with permission, from Rob Perillo's post today on Facebook.  Rob is the Chief Meteorologist for KATC TV3, and he was once employed at a (you guessed it!!) nuclear plant.  Here is his view on the situation in Japan...

I have received a number of phone calls, emails, tweets and Facebook messages this week from concerned viewers about the potential radiation leaks from the earthquake/tsunami crippled nuclear power plants in Northeastern Japan. Fortunately, I do have a background in forecasting radiation and can tell you there should be absolutely no concerns for anywhere in North America including Hawaii.

Read the rest of his post here.

(via Radiation From Nuke Plants Only a Japanese Threat | KATC.com | Acadiana-Lafayette, Louisiana.)