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08/18/18 – Severe Weather/Lightning Reminder

August 18, 2018 Golf Blog Updates


Administrators, Golf Coaches and participants are reminded of the KHSAA Board of Control Adopted Policy with regard to Severe Weather and Lightning.

At the first sound of thunder or first sight of lightning, play must be suspended and participants and coaches are to seek shelter.  All play is suspended for 30 minutes and each subsequent sound of thunder or sight of lightning would reset the 30 minute waiting period.

The complete policy is published on the KHSAA website and can be viewed using the following link.

Please contact the KHSAA with any questions.


The KHSAA staff routinely publishes blog posts to better communicate with its various constituencies and the public. For a list of those blogs, go to



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