"Be alert. Stay alive."

Patterson Office Tower
(Building #0027)

 

Departmental Tornado Procedures (draft)

Note to all UK Employees and Students


Severe Weather Notification Tools
To Place On Your Computer:

     In Preparation For Severe Weather:

UK Campus Hazardous Weather Outlook (Updated Daily)

UKAWC's Weather 'On the Go!'
         
Sign up for the The Emergency Email & Wireless, Epager, and Cellphone Network
         
Accuweather ALERT - Email Severe Weather Notification  

     Breaking Severe Weather Information:

UKAWC Campus Weather Warning Center

Current WEATHER WARNINGS

Campus NWS STORMSPOTTER Online Training Sessions



 
     The following safe places are the preferred places to go in the event of a Tornado Warning, for the building specified. In many instances, time is very limited, or storm-safe areas are non-existent or inaccessible in your area, and getting to the preferred safe place is not an option. If this is the case, get to the lowest area of the building as possible, as far away from windows and exterior walls as possible, get as low as possible, and cover yourself with a mattress or blanket.


 

SAFE PLACE DESCRIPTIONS

FLOOR PLANS
(Safe Places in GREEN)


Primary Safe Place(s):Basement Floor
Anywhere on the basement floor is a good safe place,(no windows). The tunnel area between the Patterson building and Classroom building is safe also.

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Primary Safe Place(s): Floors 1-19
The Interior Stairwells located on both ends of the building

Secondary Safe Place(s):Floors 1-19
Men and Women's restrooms

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BASEMENT

FLOOR 1

FLOOR 2

FLOOR 3

FLOOR 4

FLOOR 5

FLOOR 6

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FLOOR 9

FLOOR 10

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FLOOR 14

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FLOOR 19