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Tuscaloosa area at risk for severe weather Thursday

Elizabeth Elkin

March 23, 2016

The Tuscaloosa area will be under an elevated risk of severe weather Thursday, March 24 from 1 to 7 p.m. Tuscaloosa could be at risk for tornadoes, damaging winds up to 70 mph and golf-ball-size hail.For what to do in case of...

What to do in case of severe weather

Kyarra Harris

February 2, 2016

The University sent emails to students, faculty and staff regarding severe weather possibilities. The National Weather Service has declared a wind advisory for Central Alabama from noon on Feb. 2 to 3:00 a.m. on Feb. 3. In the case ...

Coming months mark start of tornado season

Ben Jackson

March 29, 2015

As spring rolls into Tuscaloosa, so does the potential for severe weather. In a community that understands the threat of tornadoes, The University of Alabama has provided a number of resources to help students prepare in the ev...

Tuscaloosa participates in tax holiday on many emergency storm items

Katie Thurber

June 27, 2012

In light of the devastating events of April 27, 2011, and the current hurricane season, Tuscaloosa will be participating in a tax holiday on storm preparedness items. As of June 7, Tuscaloosa and Tuscaloosa County will be a part...

Classes cancelled due to severe weather threat

Taylor Holland

March 2, 2012

Beginning at 2 p.m. today, the University of Alabama will suspend normal operations, classes and activities for the rest of the day due a possible severe weather threat. In a campus-wide email sent at 12:20 p.m., University officials...

Meteorological society about more than weather

Kris Mitchell

January 26, 2012

The UA Meteorological Society arrived in tornado-damaged Clay-Trussville to help the American Red Cross perform damage assessment and shelter operations. "We've brought water bottles and tarps," Patrick Reilly, president of the gr...

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