Monitoring the Winter Weather, 3/12/2018 10:15 a.m.

March 12, 2018

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the New York City metropolitan area from 8:00 p.m. Monday through noon Tuesday. The current forecast calls for snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches and slippery road conditions, including during the morning commute on Tuesday. The Emergency Management Operations Team is actively monitoring conditions. 

In Case of Emergency:

Campus Operations is available to assist with campus and building services. At Morningside and Manhattanville, contact the Facilities Services Center at 212-854-2222, 24 hours a day. At the Medical Center, contact Facilities Management at 212-305-HELP (4357), option 3, or after-hours call Public Safety at 212-305-8100. For any other emergencies, please contact Public Safety at 212-854-5555 (Morningside), 212-853-3333 (Manhattanville), 212-305-7979 (CUMC), or 911 if appropriate.

Stay Informed:

The EMOT team will be monitoring conditions and will keep you updated by email and/or text as well as via the University homepage, the Columbia Preparedness site and the Medical Center Operations site as new information becomes available that impacts you or our campus.  For real-time weather information, visit the National Weather Service. Stay informed by signing up for Notify NYC, the City's official source for emergency information, or by visiting New York City’s Severe Weather website. 

Please stay safe and exercise caution when traveling.