Heat Index Policy

Updated Friday July 29, 2016 by RG.

PAL Heat Index Policy
 

Modified Heat Alert

When the HEAT INDEX reaches 88, practice sessions or contests must include forced, frequent water breaks, a minimum every 10-15 minutes, preferably in shade. Players must remove helmets; those players not participating in contact activities must remove helmets.

Full Heat Alert
When HEAT INDEX reaches 95, no physical activity is permitted. 

See this page at Weather.gov for hour by hour forecast
http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=40.9235&lon=-73.0677&lg=english&&FcstType=digital