The John Cook Wyllie Library will resume normal hours beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, 2015.

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 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

A slight chance of rain or freezing rain before 3am, then a slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.



Slight Chc Freezing Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Freezing Rain
Lo 33 °F

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Hi 48 °F

Rain Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Lo 36 °F

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Hi 40 °F

Weather Alerts

Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement - Wise (Virginia)
Click on link above to see details on the 1 NOAA advisory for zone VAC195.