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Inclement Weather Info

In the event of severe weather, announcements regarding a change to normal College hours of operation will be made as follows:
  • Weather Line: The Department of Public Safety maintains an emergency weather phone line which you may call to access up-to-date information about changes to normal hours of operation, including delays and closings. The number is (717) 291-4003.  Every effort will be made to update the recorded message during the early morning hours.
  • F&M Website: Announcements regarding delays and cancellations will also be posted at .
  • FPS email:  An email will generally be sent out in addition to the above notification methods.
For details about pay procedures during such events, visit the College Policy on Weather Emergencies .
Employees who are concerned with missing work hours when there is severe weather are encouraged to discuss the possibility of taking work home in advance with their supervisor.