Emergency Weather Advisory

  • Wednesday, February 20, 2019

    Updated news on campus delays, closings and class schedules.

    Date:  February 20
     Day:  Monday
     Time:  7:15 a.m.

    UMES will be on a three-hour delay today - Wednesday, Feb. 20 - due to the threat of an impending inclement weather event.

    Questions about essential personnel duties should be directed to supervisors & students should reach out to faculty with questions about class work. 


    Inclement Weather Policy

    UMES students and employees are encouraged to monitor these sources for the latest information about how inclement weather is impacting the campus and its schedule:

    • campus e-mail 
    • UMES homepage:  www.umes.edu
    • UMES news ~  Facebook page
    • UMES news ~  Twitter page
    • UMES news ~  Instagram page
    • WBOC, WMDT & WRDE ~ Delmarva's three TV stations ~ publicize closings & delays across the bottom of the screen during their local newscasts.
    • WESM radio ~ 91.3 FM 

    If you anticipate traveling long distances to return to campus during or after a major storm, you should also contact: 

    Chesapeake Bay Bridge - 1-877-228-7726 

    Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel (757) 331-2960

    You may also want to monitor the National Weather Service forecast for  Princess Anne (21853)