The OU Norman campus closed at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday due to the possibility of severe weather.
The university released an OU Alert shortly before 3:30 p.m. announcing the closure.
OU Emergency Preparedness tweeted at 2:37 p.m. that a tornado watch would be in effect until 10 p.m.
2:37pm A tornado watch is now in effect until 10pm. Dangerous tornados will be possible this afternoon and evening. Be weather aware and #OUSafe— OU Emergency Prep (@OUemergencyprep) May 22, 2019
OU Housing & Food tweeted that the Residential Colleges' dining hall will be open from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., but all other campus dining locations will be closed.
May 22: The Residential Colleges’ dining hall will be open from 4 - 8 p.m. All other Campus Dining Locations will be closed. https://t.co/sgtc8DFBMh— OU Housing & ResLife (@OU_HRL) May 22, 2019
The closure and chance of severe weather follow an all-day closure Monday due to risk of severe weather.