Published March 8, 2017 at 2:37 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Wednesday, March 8, for Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Genesee and Wyoming counties. These dangerous and damaging winds could reach 70 to 80 mph at times through late afternoon.
Winds of this magnitude can result in extensive damage to trees and power lines, widespread power outages and significant property damage.
If you are traveling to, from or on campus, be cautious and prepare for possible extensive damage and downed power lines.
If you have an office on campus, please make sure your windows are closed and locked.
Do not call 911 or University Police for general information during an emergency, as this will delay response to the emergency. This site will provide new details as quickly as possible.