Definitions for "Temporary Green"
A green used in the winter to avoid damage to the regular green.
A green used when the usual greens are being repaired or if the golf club choose to protect the permanent green.
When a green is closed for repair or is too wet, the greenkeeper may make a temporary green in the fairway. Yardage must be adjusted when playing a temporary green. For scoring purposes, you can only take a maximum of two strokes.