3-1-6 Exception Diagram

3-1-6 Exception In PlayPic A, game is suspended with 4:00 left in 2nd period due to lightning. In PlayPic B, after 30-minute delay, game resumes and reaches halftime intermission. Halftime Intermission is still required to be at least 10 minutes in length.

3-1-6c Exception If weather causes a delay of at least 30 minutes during the last three minutes of the second period, the opposing coaches may mutually agree to shorten the halftime intermission below the 10-minute minimum (PlayPic A). The mandatory 3-minute warm-up must take place before the third period begins (PlayPic B).