A tornado warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for northern Durham County until 2:15 p.m. A tornado warning is issued when a tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar. Radar indicated a tornado over Hillsborough at 1:30 p.m., moving north at 35 mph.
University officials advise all members of the Duke community to seek shelter immediately.
- If you are outside, seek shelter in a sturdy building immediately.
- If you are already inside, move to an interior room on the lowest floor.
- Avoid windows.
- If no shelter is available, lie down in a low-lying area.
- Protect yourself from flying debris.