Lightning/Weather Policy

LIGHTNING

The following outlines the policy with respect to games played when Lightning exists or is threatening:

  1. If you see lightning, starting counting until your hear thunder.
  2. If thunder is heard 30 seconds or less after the lightning, suspend the game for 30 minutes.
  3. Sky must be clear of lightning for 30 minutes before game resumes.

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WEATHER

In the event of inclement weather, and unless notified previously by the Scheduler, teams must attend the grounds and await the decision of the referee as to the fitness of the playing pitch.