Tornado Watch in Effect until 10:00 PM July 1; Severe Thunderstorms Possible into Evening

July 1, 2016 at 3:40pm

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for the New York City area until 10:00 p.m. tonight. A Tornado Watch indicates that conditions are favorable for a tornado to form. The Emergency Management Operations Team is actively monitoring conditions.

Please stay safe and exercise caution if you need to travel.

For assistance with campus and building services, contact Facilities at 212-854-2222 at Morningside, and 212-305-HELP at the Medical Center.

To report an emergency on campus, call Public Safety at 212-854-5555 at Morningside and 212-305-7979 at the Medical Center.

For the latest information on weather and transit, please visit:

The New York City Severe Weather website: http://www1.nyc.gov/site/severeweather/index.page
The MTA website: www.mta.info
The National Weather Service website: http://www.weather.gov