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Wet weather closes Vernon sports fields

June 02, 2015 - 3:20 PM

VERNON - All baseball diamonds and soccer pitches in Vernon have been closed because of the rain.

In a release today, June 2, the City of Vernon says all city fields along with Areas B and C and sub-regional sports fields are closed for the day. Beach volleyball is still scheduled for tonight.

A total of 10 to 15 millimetres of rain was expected today with Environment Canada calling for a 60 per cent chance of showers with a risk of a thunderstorm during the day and a 30 per cent chance of showers in the evening and tomorrow. Thursday will bring a 60 per cent chance of showers as well.

Affected fields include:
City of Vernon
Alexis Stadium
Armoury Park
Cenotaph Park
Grahame Park
Kin Race Track
Lakeview Park
MacDonald Park
Polson Park

Area B
N'Kwala Park

Area C
BX Community Park

Creekside Park
DND Fields
Kai Beach
Marshall Property

To contact the reporter for this story, email Charlotte Helston at or call 250-309-5230. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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