Severe Weather Guidelines

There are many severe weather hazards that occur in the Ann Arbor area - including those in the winter with ice and snow conditions and several in the spring through fall. The National Weather Service website http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/severeweather/index.shtml provides a wealth of consumer information.

Here are hazard guidelines for the most common severe weather conditions in the Ann Arbor area:

WINTER SPRING/SUMMER/FALL

Be Prepared Video

Since convective weather (thunderstorms) is the most common hazard within Washtenaw County and the City of Ann Arbor, it is important that our campus community be properly prepared to react and respond when severe weather occurs. The following resource has been developed as a tool to provide guidance on severe weather best practices. If you or your unit need further assistance with severe weather preparedness, please contact our office.