Emergency Response Planning and Preparedness

Welcome to the UVa-Wise Emergency Response web information pages.  The Crisis Management Team is tasked with the planning as well as the external and internal communication for UVa-Wise in the event of a crisis or emergency situation. 

Please use the menu at the left above to learn more about the people involved with this UVa-Wise campus effort.  

If you have questions about this site or the information below, please email us at alertsystem@uvawise.eduThank you!


EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENTS & ALERTS:  If you have not signed into the AlertNow system and entered your contact information for campus alerts and announcements, please visit http://home.uvawise.edu/emergency-alert-system to learn more and sign up. 

SMS text messaging alerts are now available for updates on campus emergency events as well as College inclement weather closure or delay schedule information.  Students, faculty and staff... sign up today!!


Current Weather

Showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.



Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Lo 49 °F

Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Hi 52 °FFalling Temperatures

Freezing Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%
Freezing Rain

Lo 23 °F

Wintry Mix. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Hi 25 °F

Weather Alerts

Winter Storm Watch Winter Storm Watch - Wise (Virginia)
Flood Watch Flood Watch - Wise (Virginia)
Click on links above to see details on the 2 NOAA advisories for zone VAC195.