Campus tornado alarms sound for inclement weather


By Donald Griffin

Students have been cleared to return to normal activities after an emergency alert early Wednesday morning.

The TCU emergency alert system sounded around 2:09 a.m. warning students to seek shelter and remain indoors. The alert came after power temporary power outages swept across campus.

Although students received an ‘all clear’ update around 2:30 a.m., both Tarrant and Denton counties remained under tornado warning until 2:45 a.m.

According to the National Weather Service, there remains a possibility for severe hail, isolated tornadoes, and localized flash flooding in other parts of North Texas.