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Warm weather, rain wash out annual outdoor hockey tournament

January 25, 2020 GMT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Warming temperatures and approaching rain are washing out the remainder of the Black Ice Pond Hockey Championship.

Officials announced Saturday morning that play was suspended, and the remainder of the tournament canceled.

The tournament, which is celebrating their 10th year, kicked off Thursday evening and played continued Friday evening. But the forecast was poor for the weekend with temperatures hovering around 40 and rain in the forecast.