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Hurricane Alert

UTB/TSC Archived Advisory
The message below may not reflect current condition for UTB/TSC. Please refer to http://www.utb.edu/ba/hurricane for latest information.

 

Stay informed and keep an eye on Hurricane Ike
Update #5
September 11, 2008 9:30 a.m.

The university is operating under normal conditions while continuing to observe the direction of Hurricane Ike.  As of now, classes will continue as scheduled.

Ike is a Category 2 hurricane and is about 525 miles east-southeast of Galveston packing winds of near 100 mph. Currently the movement is to the west-northwest.

On the current track, Ike is expected to be a Category 3 when it makes landfall Saturday morning between Matagorda Bay and Freeport.

Our next update will be at 5 p.m.

You can find more information at the following links:

www.nhc.noaa.gov/

www.utb.edu 

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