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UPDATE: Tropical Storm Andrea All Clear, Campus Operating on Normal Schedule

Friday, June 07, 2013

The National Weather Service reports that the center of Tropical Storm Andrea has finished passing through the UNCW area and surrounding communities, but tropical storm force gusts will continue along the coast through the evening.

According to preliminary assessments by the UNCW Office of Environmental Health and Safety, the storm caused brief, minor power outages on campus, but no significant damages. The campus is operating on a normal schedule, and all events and activities will continue as planned.

Weather models predict an active hurricane season (June 1-Nov. 30). The campus community is urged to be prepared at work and at home; please visit the Emergency and Safety website for hurricane preparedness materials. Unless conditions change dramatically, no further campus updates about Tropical Storm Andrea will follow.