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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Emergency: Chapel Hill and Carrboro under a NWS Tornado Warning.

April 19, 2019 - 3:58 pm

Emergency: sirens on Tornado Warning issued Go inside now; avoid windows …A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM EDT FOR EAST CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY… At 430 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Hillsborough, moving northeast at 30 mph. HAZARD…Tornado. SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT…Flying debris will be… Continue reading Emergency: Chapel Hill and Carrboro under a NWS Tornado Warning.

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Emergency: System Test

February 13, 2019 - 12:11 pm

The University has started an Alert Carolina emergency sirens TEST. This is only a test. No action is required. The University tests the sirens to remind everyone what to do if they hear the sirens sound for a real emergency and to make sure the equipment works properly. During the test, anyone outside on or… Continue reading Emergency: System Test

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Emergency: System Test

November 8, 2018 - 12:10 pm

System Test

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: OWASA lifts boil advisory for campus area, water safe to consume

November 6, 2018 - 5:33 pm

Students, Faculty and Staff: OWASA has lifted the boil water advisory for the campus area. Water is safe to consume without boiling. UNC Facilities is in the process of restoring water sources that were previously turned off, so read and adhere to all posted signs. As previously announced, campus will resume normal operations at 5… Continue reading OWASA lifts boil advisory for campus area, water safe to consume

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Campus will resume normal operations at 5 pm. Classes will resume at 8 am Wednesday, Nov. 7

November 6, 2018 - 11:52 am

The boil water advisory is still in effect for the campus and surrounding areas. Campus will resume normal operations at 5 pm today, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Classes will resume at 8 am Wednesday, Nov. 7. OWASA has announced that water storage levels have returned to normal and water conservation has been lifted. Some customers may see… Continue reading Campus will resume normal operations at 5 pm. Classes will resume at 8 am Wednesday, Nov. 7

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Campus extends Condition 2 until 5 pm, Tuesday, Nov. 6.

November 5, 2018 - 5:34 pm

OWASA has announced that the break has been isolated but storage remains low. Please use water for essential needs only to ensure the community has water for emergency requirements. System pressure remains low in some areas. Please continue to boil water for at least the next 24 hours. Some customers may see discoloration in their… Continue reading Campus extends Condition 2 until 5 pm, Tuesday, Nov. 6.

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: The campus will extend Condition 2 until 5 pm, Tuesday, Nov. 6.

November 5, 2018 - 5:29 pm

OWASA has announced that the break has been isolated but storage remains low. Please use water for essential needs only to ensure the community has water for emergency requirements. System pressure remains low in some areas. Please continue to boil water for at least the next 24 hours. Some customers may see discoloration in their… Continue reading The campus will extend Condition 2 until 5 pm, Tuesday, Nov. 6.

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Update on Campus Services Under Current Conditions

November 5, 2018 - 2:09 pm

The campus remains at Condition 2 until 11:00 pm this evening, and the town remains under a boil water advisory. The water supply continues to decrease on campus, posing risks to health and safety. We encourage faculty and staff who can leave campus to do so immediately, so that services can focus on residential and… Continue reading Update on Campus Services Under Current Conditions

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Alert Carolina – UNC at Chapel Hill: Campus will move to Condition 2 effective 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5 through 11:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5.

November 5, 2018 - 11:03 am

The campus is currently under a boil water advisory for essential purposes only until further notice due to an OWASA water line break. The decreasing water supply effects available potable water, sanitation services and air conditioning. Due to these issues, the campus will move to Condition 2 effective 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5 through 11:00… Continue reading Campus will move to Condition 2 effective 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5 through 11:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5.

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