Plaster Stadium

Missouri State University has a severe weather warning system with exterior sirens. If the National Weather Service issues a tornado or severe weather warning, follow the procedures below.

General evacuation procedures

  • Go to an interior hallway on the lower floors.
  • Stand or sit near the base of a wall and protect yourself from debris.

Specific procedures

  • Custodial supervisors will lock off the elevator and unlock all ramp gates on the west side.
  • Attendants will notify everyone on the second level (including the fitness center, restroom and classrooms) to move to the hallway.
  • Administrative secretary, custodial supervisor and the receptionist will tell those on the first floor (including restrooms, lounge area, custodial break room and racquetball courts) to move to the racquetball courts.

Shelter during an event  

  • Use all available personnel to help crowd control and movement.
  • Patrons must move to the following areas for protection.

East locations

Civilian location Shelter location
Spectator seating Carrington Hall
Concession workers Pummill Hall
Ticketing workers Karls Hall

West locations

Civilian location Shelter location
Press box personnel North Press Box Stairwell
Lower-level seating West Tunnel Hallway
Upper-level seating Temple Hall
Players/Personnel on field Tunnel to McDonald Arena