Weather Announcements & Policies

Weather Announcements: Attention: As of 08/25/20 Due the significant amount of rain we're receiving, practice for all Fall Sports will be cancelled this Afternoon. Coaches will contact you about upcoming practices.

COLD WEATHER POLICY

In the event of cold weather is in the area, the following safety measures must be taken. These are in effect for all outdoor activities including practices, games, and program activities. Failure to follow these protocols could result in catastrophic consequences.

Cold Weather Policies And Procedures

INCLEMENT WEATHER & LIGHTNING POLICY

In the event that a thunderstorm is in the area, the following safety measures must be taken. These are in effect for all outdoor activities including practices, games, and program activities. Lightning is a very unpredictable event and is quite capable of striking anywhere and at any time throughout an active cell. Failure to follow these protocols could result in catastrophic consequences.

Inclement Weather Policies And Procedures

HEAT AND HUMIDITY POLICY

Carroll County Recreation Department will follow the Heat and Humidity policy for conducting practices and voluntary conditioning workouts (this policy is year-round, including during the summer) in all sports during times of extremely high heat and/or humidity. A scientifically-approved instrument that measures the Wet Bulb Globe Temperature must be utilized at each practice to ensure that the written policy is being followed properly. WBGT readings will be taken an hour before each practice.

Heat And Humidity Policies And Guidelines