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Friday, February 24, 2012

All-Clear Issued for SU Campus, Tornado Watch Remains in Effect

4:50 P.M.

SALISBURY, MD---Salisbury University Police have issued an all-clear for the campus emergency. Severe storms are predicted to continue moving throughout the region, and a tornado watch remains in effect until 8 p.m. today.

 

4:40 P.M.

SALISBURY, MD---Salisbury University Police have issued a tornado warning. Seek shelter immediately in a pre-designated place of safety inside a building and away from glass.

 

4:30 P.M.

SALISBURY, MD---The National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting severe thunderstorms for the Eastern Shore from 5-8 p.m. today. A tornado watch remains in effect for Wicomico County until 8 p.m. A watch is issued when conditions are favorable for the formation of a tornado.

Storms may be accompanied by strong winds from 20-30 mph, with gusts around 60 mph possible. The NWS encourages those outside to be alert for flying debris. Outdoor items that could become airborne in strong winds should be secured.

Please monitor local media for any future reports.

 

1:30 P.M.

SALISBURY, MD---The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Wicomico County and surrounding areas until 8 p.m. today.

A watch is issued when the conditions are favorable for the formation of a tornado. Please remain alert and monitor the media for future reports.



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