Tropical storm Henri jeopardizes the first stage of the PGA Tour season as it delays the play for the second day in a row.
Tropical storm Henri lashed across the North-Eastern side of America over the weekend affecting a very large population; leaving them stranded without power and a threat of potential flooding.
Tropical storm Henri affected the Northern Trust Tournament as well which was held at the Liberty National Golf Club, Jersey City, New Jersey. It also impacted the final round of the FedEx cup event along with the endnote of the first stage of the PGA Tour which was postponed twice because of the heavy rainfall prediction.
According to the PGA Tournament website, the course ground receives as much as 6 inches of rain within two days resulting in postponing of the game.
The PGA Tournament released an official statement stating
The PGA Tour website stated
This statement also indicated that because of the weather, there will be no fans at the venue while the final day of play is in procession.