CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When severe weather hits the Carolinas, you may want to send out an alert about your school, business, church, or organization closing or delay.

How to enter a closing/delay code

You can submit a closing online at or call our automated system at 704-329-3700. You must have your four-digit ID and four-digit password ready to enter.

How to get a closing/delay code

If you do not have an ID and password, just send an email to Please include your organization's name, address, county, plus a contact name and phone number.

A note about closings

All closings will appear at and the NBC Charlotte mobile app. However, not all closings will appear on TV. Also, your code is good for any type of closing or delay, even if it's not weather related, such as a school or business affected by a water main break or power outage.

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