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Hurricane Alert

UTB/TSC Archived Advisory
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Alert #4
UTB/TSC is now closed due to Tropical Storm Alex
Alert Status:
Posted: 06/29/2010 at 6:05 p.m.

The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is now closed due to Tropical Storm Alex.
Classes were shut down and students and employees were released at 3 p.m. today, June 29.
Depending on the impact of the storm, classes could resume and employees could be called back to work as early as Friday, July 2.
The UTB/TSC Office of News and Information will be sending updates and we encourage the campus community to stay informed prior, to and during a storm through area media outlets.
The updates will also be posted on the Hurricane Alert page at and at and will be sent by campus e-mail using

Information will also be sent to the following local media outlets:

Newspapers, please read:

  • The Brownsville Herald
  • The Valley Morning Star
  • Mid-Valley Town Crier
  • McAllen Monitor
  • San Benito News
  • Port Isabel Press
  • Island Breeze

On television, please watch:

  • Channel 4, KGBT-TV
  • Channel 5, KRGV-TV
  • Channel 2/40 KTLM-TV Telemundo
  • Channel 3/48, KNVO-TV Univision
  • Channel 8/23 KVEO-TV
  • Channel 10/60-KMBH -TV

On radio, please listen to:

  • AM 710 (KURV)
  • AM 1530 (KGBT)
  • FM 98.5 (KGBT)
  • FM 100.3 (KTEX)
  • FM 104.1. (KBFM)
  • FM 88.1 & 88.9 (KMBH-KHID)
  • FM 106.3 (KHKZ)
  • FM 94.5 (KFRQ)
  • FM 96.1 (KBTQ)

You can also find more information at the following links:

We will continue to monitor the movement of Alex and will keep you informed of any changes.


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