Little League World Series Players Face Chance of Showers

August 21, 2011; 5:20 AM ET
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Kaohsiung, Taiwan's Shu-Ming Wu (10) beats out an infield single as the throw pulls Oranjestad, Aruba, first baseman Junior Redondo off the bag in the third inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011. Taiwan won the game 20-3. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)

Showers and thunderstorms will threaten play at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., today.

Play will begin at 12 p.m., EDT with a game between Canada and Latin America.

Northwest will take on Southwest at 2 p.m., EDT.

"The odds are in favor of getting the early games in," said AccuWeather Expert Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski.

The evening games are the West versus Great Lakes scheduled for 6 p.m., EDT and Mexico versus Japan at 8 p.m., EDT.

"The evening games have a chance of some showers and thunderstorms," Sosnowski said.

Good luck to all the teams competing in the Little League World Series.

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