WCU weather announcements available on Web site, through media outlets

CULLOWHEE — Weather-related announcements affecting Western Carolina University’s schedule of classes and events are available through WCU’s site on the Web and on local radio and television stations.

Announcements are available 24 hours a day at this Web address — http://www.wcu.edu/winter.html (link no longer active) — or by calling up WCU’s home page — http://www.wcu.edu — and clicking on the “quick link” for weather announcements.

Weather-related announcements also are relayed to local radio and television stations for broadcast to the public.

Normal university policy is to hold classes in Cullowhee during periods of inclement weather. Commuting students, faculty and staff should use their own discretion when deciding whether to drive during hazardous conditions.