Inclement Weather Alert

Tate Edition

The 411 on Inclement Weather

Tate will receive warnings regarding inclement weather from, UGAAlert , Tornado sirens, and Desktop alerts.

Alerts will be issued in the even of a Tornado Watch and Tornado Warning. A Tornado Watch is issued to alert the public to the possibility of a tornado, normal activities will not be interrupted. Upon notification of a Tornado Warning, everyone should proceed to the tornado safe area on the 1st floor.

3rd Floor Lobby Volunteer Information

As part of the 3rd Floor Team, you will station yourself along the Tate Theater wall. It is you duty to be checking for patrons coming in through the business services and bookstore entrances.


Be sure to direct students coming into the building to the first floor safe areas ( rooms 137, 138, 143, 144, and 145. )

Things to Remember

1. Remain calm, as students enter the facility, let them know what is going on

2. DO NOT use the elevators

3. If you have a radio take it with you

4. Keep yourself safe and as far away from exterior doors and windows as possible

5. Cannot force anyone to stay against their will