Emergency Management

Announcement

 

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will conduct a nationwide Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA), today – October 3, 2018.  The test will take place in two parts: the WEA portion starting at 2:18 p.m. ET, followed by the EAS portion at 2:20 p.m. EDT.  This is the first nationwide WEA test and the fourth for the EAS. The overall test will assess the operational readiness of the infrastructure for distribution of a national message and determine whether technological improvements are needed. Visit this link to view the iPAWS National Test Fact Sheet.

Resources

Visit the UNTHSC Weather Station website for real-time weather conditions on campus.

Awareness

Planning

UNTHSC Hazard Mitigation Action Plan

Safety Office: 817-735-2697 (x2697)

This page was last modified on October 3, 2018