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It’s the toughest test in golf; The U.S. Open. Narrow fairways, small, fast greens and thick rough make for a long round any day. But throw a course like this onto Long Island, NY and you’ve truly got yourself one of golf’s toughest tracks. Shinnecock is a links-style course with a wide-open layout that is very susceptible to strong winds. Unfortunately, that’s what awaits the players this week. We’ve got a comprehensive breakdown of the week’s weather, including players you may want to avoid when stacking your lineups. Let’s get started. Notable Players with Thursday Afternoon/Friday Morning Tee Times: Tony... Read More
The Byron Nelson is one of those events on the PGA Tour with an iconic lineage. It was held at the TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas for the last 35 years, until this year. The 2018 version will be played at Trinity Forest, a links-style course nine miles from downtown Dallas. We all know what a links course can turn into if the wind is blowing, and it looks like that will be the major issue for the players this week. Rain will be a non-factor, but warm temperatures and north-Texas wind will make things tough. Let’s get to the... Read More
It’s the golf season’s unofficial fifth major, THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass. This tournament used to be played in March, during the heart of rainy season in north Florida, and was the sight of some pretty nasty weather at times. Anything from cold and windy to torrential downpours. Since the tournament was moved to May, weather has been mostly a non-factor, with the biggest problem being very warm temperatures. This week will be no exception, but temperatures won’t be sweltering and the winds will stay under control. Let’s dive into the forecast for this week in Ponte Vedra Beach!
If you’ve followed the weather during our coverage of MLB DFS the last week or so, you know it’s been a wild time. Snow, cold, storms, wind all made an appearance in the forecast. While we don’t expect a winter storm to blow through Texas this week, we will see some wind and rain chances. Pay close attention to the timing of the weather impacts as rain and wind will impact some tee times on Thursday and Friday and spare others. Let’s dig into the forecast.
The Masters’ weather cooperated for the most part, and we are looking forward to another beautiful weekend at the RBC Heritage on Hilton Head Island, SC. The geography of the island and where it’s situated on the South Carolina coast can make it susceptible to the wind. Thankfully this week, there won’t be too much wind to deal with during the day. However, the entire tournament won’t be free of weather issues. Let’s talk about the rain and storm chances for this week, and give you a breakdown of what the players can expect!