Impact of WBGT on Athletics in Illinois

🗓️ Tuesday, September 12th @11am CT

What’s covered in this webinar:

  • What is WBGT and how does it impact our outdoor activities?
  • How do different surfaces like grass and turf impact WBGT readings?
  • What are the differences between handheld instruments like Kestrel and stationary instruments?
  • What to do if WBGT readings fluctuate in and out of policy zones.

See how a WBGT policy warning is set up in Perry Weather in 39 seconds:


WBGT Resources

Check out some of these blogs to gain a better understanding of Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT).

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Additional Helpful Resources

The following articles, documents, and videos were mentioned during the webinar and consolidated here for reference.