Cold Weather Protocol
Many factors influence the safety of outdoor activities including temperature, wind chill,
condition of play surfaces, and cloud cover/sun. In order to prevent cold weather injury and
provide for the safety of students the following protocol will be followed.
Athletes should arrive prepared for outdoor activities with proper attire including coats,
hats, and gloves. If the temperature falls below 20 degrees Fahrenheit all outdoor activity will be
If the National Weather Service issues a Wind Chill Advisory, outdoor activity will be limited.
If the National Weather Service issues a Wind Chill Warning, students will remain indoors.
Students with Asthma or other health conditions which may be exacerbated by cold temperatures
should follow the guidelines issued by their health care provider regarding participation in