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UMD ALERT: Tornado Watch Issued

UMD ALERT: Tornado Watch Issued

A Tornado Watch has been issued for our area until 7 p.m. this evening (Wednesday). Stay tuned to your local news channels for more info. A tornado watch means weather conditions could lead to the formation of severe storms and possible tornadoes. Be prepared. Know your safe location if you are told to take shelter. Be ready to act quickly if a Warning is issued or you suspect a tornado is approaching.

Safety Resources:

University of Maryland Police
Emergency Number -  301-405-3333 / #3333 from a mobile phone / 911
Non-Emergency Number - 301-405-3555

UMD Guardian (Mobile Campus Safety App)
Prince George's County Police
911 from mobile phone
Non-Emergency Number - 301-352-1200 

UMD Police Walking Escort/Non-Emergency:


Help Center (Peer Counseling & Crisis Intervention)

Counseling Center

CARE (Confidential Services for Sexual Assault/Harassment/Rape)

Health Center

Office of Civil Rights & Sexual Misconduct (Title IX)

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University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742