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PHOTOS: Weather halts play at U.S. Open

Check out these weather images from Thursday morning at the U.S. Open.

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A weather warning sign hangs near the 13th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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Spectators wait out a weather delay during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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Spectators head of the course as a weather warning delays the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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A course worker hangs up a weather warning sign along the fourth hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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Lightning flashes in the sky as a weather warning delays the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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A spectator walks off the course as a weather warning delays the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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A spectator sits under an umbrella as weather delays the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.

Published on June 13, 2013

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The first round at the U.S. Open was suspended at 8:36 a.m. due to lightning and rain in the area.

Published on June 13, 2013