The City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County are under a Winter Storm Warning until Monday, January 17th at 7:00am, with 4-6 inches of snow and ice accumulations up to a tenth of an inch likely. The storm has created hazardous road conditions Sunday afternoon and evening.
The Virginia Department of Transportation discourages travel on Sunday. We recommend that students of all years who are not already back on Grounds consider traveling on Saturday, January 15; Monday, January 17; or Tuesday, January 18. We recommend faculty and staff communicate with their supervisor/manager to determine remote work arrangements as appropriate, in the event they are needed.
For current weather forecasts, visit the National Weather Service.
As we know, storms can quickly create hazardous conditions on roadways and take down power lines and internet connection. Please make all your decisions and preparations for the next several days based on your personal safety. As a reminder, Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 17, is a University holiday for faculty and staff in the Academic Division. UVA outpatient Ambulatory clinics will also be closed.
A reminder that when the Academic Division modifies academic operations, the decision is communicated as early as possible through multiple channels:
For current weather forecast, visit the National Weather Service.
Please stay safe and monitor conditions carefully.