Tag: Heat Danger

  1. 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 ... Read more...
  2. Local Schools Now Utilize Wet Bulb Globe Temperature Model for Sports Heat Safety

    Local Schools Now Utilize Wet Bulb Globe Temperature Model for Sports Heat Safety The Bryan football team delayed the start of its first preseason practice on Monday in an attempt to beat the heat. WBGT is a measurement that considers temperature, humidity, and radiant heat to assess heat stress risk. Schools are increasingly adopting WBGT monitoring systems to prevent heat-related illnesses among athletes. By regularly... Read more...

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