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Match Play delayed amid snowstorm
Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:SoCalGal, 2/20/2013 6:12:45 PM

MARANA, Ariz. -- Already a year of wacky weather on the PGA Tour, this might have topped it all -- snow. The opening round of the Match Play Championship was suspended Wednesday when a cold rain that came down sideways quickly gave way to snow from a winter storm that dumped close to 2 inches on Dove Mountain in just over an hour. (Snip)Ten matches had not even started when players were called off the course as slush was starting to form on the greens. Two hours later, The Ritz-Carlton Club was a blanket of snow as

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Temp dipped to 33 degrees. In Arizona. In the daytime.

McIlroy and Tiger didn´t get off a shot.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 2/20/2013 6:31:43 PM     (No. 9187649)

Snow in the desert. And today Kerry made global warming his top objective as Sec. of State. LOL.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/20/2013 6:34:05 PM     (No. 9187652)

Golf season doesn´t start until The Masters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nhchemist, 2/20/2013 7:27:01 PM     (No. 9187703)

Where is global warming when you need it? It was absent last weekend in DC also.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 2/20/2013 7:44:21 PM     (No. 9187735)

Brrrrrrr.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: chillijilli, 2/20/2013 8:35:35 PM     (No. 9187805)

So much for my NO MO SNO license plates. But I´ve gotta admit it´s bee yoo tee flu on the golf courses and saguaro cactus

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Reply 6 - Posted by: horacer, 2/20/2013 8:54:11 PM     (No. 9187823)

It´s awesome!

https://twitter.com/ErisaNakano/status/304368685039112192/photo/1

Salt River Fields where the Diamondbacks hold spring training. About ten miles north of my house. Next weekend it will probably be 85 and sunny. Climate change is brutal.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: horacer, 2/20/2013 8:55:24 PM     (No. 9187825)

Left off, that´s Scottsdale.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bubber, 2/20/2013 11:46:04 PM     (No. 9188081)

Well, it is winter, after all...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: fca, 2/21/2013 10:06:35 AM     (No. 9188681)

AGW is a scientific and financial fraud.

Al Gore and Cronies are selling the junk [ like drug dealers ] ; the low information buyers of the junk are now poor and stupid.

Al has his various mansions [ one at sea level ] and private jets : like PT Barnum said : a sucker is born every minute.

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