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National Weather Service awards Auburn University StormReady designation

The National Weather Service has awarded Auburn University a StormReady designation for meeting specific criteria in the areas of advance planning, education and awareness that help ensure the safety of the campus community in the event of severe weather.

“We are very proud to receive the StormReady University designation,” said Chance Corbett, Auburn’s associate director for emergency management. “Auburn University takes the threat of severe weather seriously. We promptly inform our students, faculty and staff of severe weather through our AU Alert program, outdoor warning sirens and other means of notification. We will continue to educate the campus community and prepare for severe weather threats that may affect our campus.”

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