Update (Thursday, Feb. 16, 1:32 p.m. CST): The National Weather Service’s winter storm warning has been lifted. Riley and surrounding counties are now under a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m. Thursday.
Update (Wednesday, Feb. 15, 10:07 p.m. CST): The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Riley and surrounding counties. The warning stays in effect until noon Thursday, and heavy snow of 5-8 inches is expected. Additionally, Social Media Week events on Thursday have been canceled.
Kansas State classes for the Manhattan and Salina campuses are canceled for Thursday, Feb. 16, due to “predicted inclement weather,” according to the university.
K-State Alerts: Classes for Feb. 16 are canceled in Manhattan and Salina due to predicted inclement weather. Only essential personnel should report to campus. More information at https://t.co/ymGC6CVux4. Olathe operations are normal.
— K-State (@KState) February 15, 2023
According to the university, only personnel should report to campus. For a full list of advisory status and inclement weather information, visit K-State’s Advisories website page.
As of now, normal operations will resume on Friday, Feb. 17. The Collegian will give additional updates regarding school closing as they roll out across our platforms.