Darrell Jeter Explains the Operations of the EOC

March 24, 2020

When the University faces challenging situations — an impending hurricane, snowstorm or even a Franklin Street basketball celebration – it has a special place on campus where experts and decision makers can keep in constant contact.

Categories: Emergency Management, UNC Police


Traffic Jam Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2020: Saturday’s Topic, Make a Plan and Encourage Others to do the Same

March 7, 2020

The first step in making sure that you and your family are prepared for severe weather is pledging to prepare. This includes developing a family emergency and communications plan.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management


Flood Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2020: Friday’s Topic, Flash Flood Safety

March 6, 2020

Flash flooding in North Carolina usually occurs when a large amount of rain falls in an area over a short period of time.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management


Thunderstorm Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2020: Thursday’s Topic, Lightning Safety

March 5, 2020

Each year in the United States, more than 400 people are struck by lightning.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management


Hail Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina 2020: Wednesday’s Topic, Staying Safe When High Winds, Hail, and Tornadoes Strike

March 4, 2020

When your area is under a tornado warning, or if you see a tornado approaching, you should seek shelter immediately!

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management