In the event of lightning or thunder, all games and practices must be held up until safe conditions are apparent. You must wait 30 minutes after the last sighting of lightning.
Treat thunder like lightning. Thunder is the explosive sound emitted as a result of the electrical discharge of lightning.
Any team(s) not adhering to this policy will face the following consequences:
- In a game situation, both teams will be credited with a loss. Each manager will receive a written warning from the League Vice President.
- In a practice situation, the team manager will receive a written warning from the League Vice President.
- If any manager receives more than one written warning, he/she will be removed immediately as manager of that team.
- Appeals may be made to the Wheaton Park District Youth Baseball/Softball Board of Control.