Inclement Weather Rainouts Cancellations

Updated Sunday October 29, 2017 by ROSL Staff.

Thunderstorms with Lightning The game will be suspended immediately. Players

should seek covered shelter or dugout. A 15 minute waiting period will occur after the last

sign of lightning. If lightning continues for more than 30 minutes, the game will be

cancelled.

 

Tornado Watch (Conditions exist for tornado but no sightings)

If this is in effect prior to the game time/or during game time, game may be played but be

alert for warning siren.

 

Tornado Warning (Tornado has been sighted)

If warnings exist prior to game time, games will be cancelled.

If warnings exists during a game, the game will be suspended immediately. All persons

should take cover. Managers must make sure all players have made it to safe cover. Stay in

a safe place until weather conditions improve.

 

Light Rain Games can be played during light rain if field conditions allow.

 

Game Suspension Time Limit - Games will not be called due to weather for at least

30 minutes after the game is suspended. Unless the umpire calls the game for another

reason (daylight), the game can resume within 30 minutes of the initial delay, weather

permitting.

 

Rainout Rule If all baseball teams in a given league are rained out, no games will be

made up from that day in that league. However, if one team completes an official game, all

other teams must make up their scheduled games.

 

Cancelled Games Postponed or abbreviated games will not be rescheduled unless the

rainout limit is reached.

 

Rainout Game Limit Only three games can be lost from the season. If a league were to

be rained out more than 3 times, the 4th rainout and all further rainouts must be

rescheduled

Freehan Weather or Darkness Cancellation Games will be 6 innings in length. In case a full 6 inning game cannot be played due to

weather or darkness, 3 1/2 innings will constitute a legal game unless the home team is behind in the game. In this case, the home team will get the last at bat.

Kaline Weather or Darkness Cancellation Games will be 7 innings in length. In case a full 7 inning game cannot be played due to weather or darkness, 4 1/2 innings

will constitute a legal game unless the home team is behind in the game. In this case, the home team will get the last at bat.

Harwell Weather or Darkness Cancellation Games will be 7 innings in length. In case a full 7 inning game cannot be played due to weather or darkness, 4 1/2 innings

will constitute a legal game providing the home team is ahead at the time. In this case, the home team will get the last at bat.

All Softball Divisions Weather or Darkness Cancellation 

Games will be 7 innings in length. In case a full 7 inning game cannot be played due to weather or darkness, 3 1/2 innings will constitute a legal game unless the home

team is behind in the game. In this case, the home team will get the last at bat.