As the forcast calls for warming trends we clear snow to reduce the amount of standing water on the greens. The key here is to get all the water off the putting surface before the temperatures drop below freezing., therefore reducing the chance for ice damage. As you can see, there is standing water on the greens. We utilize squeegees to remove the water. It is important to remove snow from the surrounding banks. If not done, the snow will melt back down onto the greens.