Cincinnati weather: When is it too Hot to Practice Outside? Ohio, KY Differ on Guidelines

Cincinnati weather: When is it too Hot to Practice Outside? Ohio, KY Differ on Guidelines

The intense August heat has been unrelenting, and as it continues to surge throughout the week, local athletic programs find themselves compelled to closely oversee the heat levels to ensure player safety.

Numerous programs have had to contend with the weather by either canceling events or postponing their start times, providing some respite from the sweltering heat and humidity.

What protocols do high schools in Ohio and Kentucky follow to address these extreme temperature conditions? It all commences with the Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT). To learn more, click here.

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