Severe Weather - March 2nd


B-Alert Update: "Due to the threat of severe weather to the Birmingham area, UAB will close today at 3:30 p.m." - March 2, 2012

After experiencing the effects of the April 27th and January tornadoes, you might be filled with a little anxiety today as we're slated to receive some rough weather. Please recognize that even if a tornado does not come through our area elements like wind, rain, lightning and hail can be dangerous. What is most important is that you take precautions seriously and stay informed. We're here to help you do that.

Your main resource for updates from UAB is B-Alert. B-Alert will notify you if a tornado warning is assigned to the UAB campus. B-Alert can email, call and even text you based on your settings. Make sure you are registered and have selected the means of communication that is best for you. We recommend that you select all forms of communication to make sure that no matter where you are, you are notified.

B-Alert Updates

You can also call the Severe Weather & Emergency Hotline at 205-934-2165.

Here are some other helpful links:

Severe Weather Precautions

National Weather Service

B-Alert Registration

*Note, this website is not providing weather updates. Please refer to B-Alert for all UAB Official updates.