KINGSTON THUNDER BASEBALL ASSOCIATION WEATHER POLICY

IF ANY OR ALL FIELDS ARE CLOSED DUE TO FIELD CONDITIONS OR INCLEMENT WEATHER, IMFORMATION WIL BE SENT OUT 

PLEASE NOTE WE WILL TRY TO SEND THE MESSAGE OUT BY 4 P.M. BUT IF OUR EXECUTIVE MEMBERS ARE WORKING SOMETIMES THIS IS NOT POSSIBLE.

RAIN

HEAT WAVE
IT HASN’T BEEN IN KTBA POLICY TO CALL GAMES DUE TO HEAT
WE DO SUGGEST EVERYONE IS PREPARED BY ENSURING THEIR CHILDREN ARE DRINKING LOTS OF WATER. HATS SHOULD BE WORN AND SUNSCREEN KEPT ON.
PARENTS, COACHES AND UMPIRES WILL HAVE TO WATCH THE KIDS TO JUDGE AND ENSURE THEY ARE HOLDING UP OKAY (IT TAKES A VILLAGE).       
IT IS ESSENTIALLY UP TO PARENTS TO KNOW THEIR OWN CHILDREN, SO IF AT ANY TIME, YOU AS A PARENT FEEL YOUR CHILD IS IN DANGER, THEN DISCUSS WITH YOUR COACH IMMEDIATELY, WHO WILL THEN DISCUSS WITH THE UMPIRE AND OTHER COACH TO PULL THE CHIDLREN WHO ARE IN DANGER OUT OF THE GAME DUE TO EXCESSIVE HEAT.
THE KTBA EXECUTIVE WILL WATCH THE WEATHER WARNINGS AND THE KFL & A PUBLIC HEALTH SITE AND MONITOR WARNINGS AND ALERTS.