Augusta National gates closed due to weather for the day

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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Gates have closed and the course has been evacuated for the day.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Gates are set to reopen at 12:30, the Par 3 Contest will begin then, as well.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) –  Play has been suspended as of 10 a.m. and patrons have been told to vacate the course.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Augusta National Golf Course has announced that gates will open as scheduled on Wednesday.

They’ve also advised that play could likely be suspended and the grounds evacuated by midday, due to the threat of severe weather.

Be sure to stay with NewsChannel 6 for the latest on today’s severe weather.

And stay ahead of the storm with our Live Local VIPIR 6 Radar

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