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Hurricane Season 2020

UF classes canceled, campus closed Thursday, Nov. 12 because of Tropical Storm Eta. Campus will re-open Friday, Nov. 13

Face-to-face and online classes at the University of Florida will be canceled and campus will be closed Thursday, Nov. 12 because of Tropical Storm Eta. Essential employees should check with their supervisors. Classes will resume and campus will reopen Friday, Nov. 13. Clinical personnel and all UF Health staff in Gainesville should follow their prescribed procedures. Those on the UF Health Jacksonville campus and in other locations around the state, including those with UF/IFAS, should check for information regarding their facilities, at the UF Home Page, www.ufl.edu, and monitor local news media for further details and updates

Tropical Storm Eta – Update #8 – 11/11/2020

University of Florida officials are continuing to monitor Tropical Storm Eta. Here’s what we know today: Eta’s track shifted significantly overnight and Alachua County is under a tropical storm warning.  UF units should monitor for announcements from UF and closely follow forecasts.   There is a danger of life-threatening storm surge along portions of the Florida Gulf Coast from Bonita Beach to the Suwannee River, including Tampa Bay and Charlotte Harbor. On the forecast track, the center of Eta will move closer to but offshore of the southwest coast of Florida today, approach the west-central coast of Florida tonight and move…

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Tropical Storm Eta – Update #7 – 11/10/2020

University of Florida officials are continuing to monitor Tropical Storm Eta. Here’s what we know today: Heavy rainfall from Eta will continue across South Florida today and tonight. Additional flash and urban flooding, especially across previously inundated areas, will be possible in South Florida. Little motion is expected today. Eta could approach the northeastern or north-central U.S. Gulf Coast later this week as a tropical storm and possibly bring impacts from rain, wind and storm surge. The current National Hurricane Center forecast brings the center near the Florida Panhandle on Sunday morning. UF units with operations in Florida’s Panhandle and Big…

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Tropical Storm Eta – Update #6 – 11/9/2020

University of Florida officials are continuing to monitor Tropical Storm Eta. Here’s what we know today: Life-threatening flash flooding will be possible across urban areas of southeast Florida today. Currently, all hurricane watches and warnings and storm surge watches and warnings are canceled for Florida. Gusts to tropical storm-force are still possible in the heavier rain bands thought this afternoon in South Florida and the Keys. A tropical storm warning is in effect only for the Dry Tortugas. Eta could approach the Florida Gulf Coast later this week as a tropical storm and possibly bring impacts from rain, wind and storm…

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