Controlled burn affecting Honda Classic
A controlled burn about 15 miles from the site of the Honda
Classic sent smoky air over the tournament course for Saturday’s
Play continued as scheduled.
The burn was in Jonathan Dickinson State Park, located in Martin
County, and northeast winds carried the smoke into Palm Beach
County – including the area around PGA National Resort and Spa,
which hosts the Honda.
Haze could be seen all around the course, thicker in some areas
Fire officials in both Martin and Palm Beach counties said the
burn was proceeding as planned.