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Tornado/Severe Weather

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  • Stay calm and remain inside.
  • Seek shelter immediately in the lower level or an interior room of the building you are in.
  • Get under something sturdy.
  • If no lower level is available, some safe areas are:
    • Basements
    • Interior halls
    • Bathrooms
    • Hallways against walls and away from glass
  • Remain on the lower level until an ALL CLEAR bulletin from UTTC or the National Weather Service is announced.

Note: The ENS (Emergency Notification System) will be utilized in the event of an emergency.

Definitions:

Tornado Watch: Conditions are favorable for tornado development. Stay tuned to any local radio or TV station.

Tornado Warning: A tornado has been spotted in the area

Media Alerts

Radio Stations:

  • KFYR 550 AM
  • KFYR 99.7 FM
  • KBMR 1130 AM

Television:

  • KFYR TV
  • KXMB TV

Links:

 

   Message from the Safety Director

Contact Us

Joely Heavy Runner, Director
UTTC Safety Department
3315 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504

(701) 255-3285 ext. 1261
jheavyrunner@uttc.edu

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