WEATHER & INFORMATION


The Office of Campus Safety provides information from the National Weather Service and from regional airports for faculty, students and staff.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

Today
...Windy conditions expected today through Monday afternoon across southwest Virginia...east Tennessee...and southwest North Carolina... .A cold front and associated strong low level jet will continue to move through the Tennessee Valley through Monday afternoon. The low level jet will produce gusty winds across the area tonight [...]
Sun, Apr 30, 2017
Source: NWS Advisories

REGIONAL AIRPORTS

Earlier
Mostly Cloudy
Winds are Southeast at 10.4 MPH (9 KT). The pressure is 1014.8 mb and the humidity is 44%. The heat index is 83. Last Updated on Apr 30 2017, 3:53 pm EDT. [...]
Source: Tri-Cities Airport
Overcast
Winds are South at 13.8 MPH (12 KT). The pressure is 1014.1 mb and the humidity is 40%. The heat index is 82. Last Updated on Apr 30 2017, 3:53 pm EDT. [...]
Source: McGhee Tyson Airport

 


Severe Weather Safety

Important information about Thunderstorms and Tornados (NWS, NOAA):
Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Lightning… from the NOAA

Get Information on the Red Cross Safety App

http://www.redcross.org/mobile-apps/tornado-app

From the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration:

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/severeweather/index.shtml
Driving in Winter Weather Conditions

From AAA:

http://exchange.aaa.com/safety/roadway-safety/winter-driving-tips/

Winter Weather Safety and Preparedness

From The Weather Channel:

http://www.weather.com/safety/winter

Frostbite Prevention from the Mayo Clinic:

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/frostbite/basics/prevention/con-20034608