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CTC Typhoon Policy
Classes Cancel at TC-1C Only!
If STORMWATCH occurs prior to 1630, all evening classes will take place.
If STORMWATCH occurs after 1630, all evening classes will be rescheduled.
If you attend a weekend class, your class will be rescheduled if TC-1C occurs before the start of class. If STORMWATCH occurs no less than ONE HOUR before a scheduled class time, classes will still take place.
CTC Field Offices close at TC-1C and will remain closed until STORMWATCH.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~TCCOR 4: Destructive winds of 50 knots or greater are possible within 72 hours.
TCCOR 4 will be continuously in effect as a minimum condition of readiness from 1 July to 30 November annually.
TCCOR 3: Destructive winds of 50 knots or greater are possible within 48 hours.
TCCOR 2: Destructive winds of 50 knots or greater are anticipated within 24 hours.
TCCOR 1: Destructive winds of 50 knots or greater are anticipated within 12 hours.
TCCOR 1 Caution: Destructive winds of 50 knots or greater are anticipated within 12 hours. Actual winds are 34-49 knots.
TCCOR 1 Emergency: Actual winds of 50 knots or greater.
TCCOR 1 Recovery: Destructive winds of 50 knots are no longer occurring. Actual winds are 34-49 knots.
Storm Watch: There is still a possibility of danger to personnel due to storm unpredictability, or from hazards created by previous high winds.
All Clear: Hazardous conditions and winds are no longer present. Return to normal duties.
NOTE: The wind speeds shown above for each TCCOR serve as a guide for decision making. The final decision on TCCOR declaration rests with the Commander, 18th Wing based on wind speed, weather forecast, safety and operational and mission concerns.
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