You are scooping the golf ball with your irons.
You have a firm lie near the green.
It is a little windy out and you are in between chipping and pitching yardages.
The ball landed on the short fringe against the frog hair.
You are unintentionally decelerating your swing with short irons and wedges.
You are near the green with a good lie. You are looking for a shot with plenty of roll on a long green.
You have a hard time getting loft and backspin you need near the green.
You cannot seem to chip and putt as well as you used to. Now you dread getting near the green.
You are a short distance from the hole and you want to create spin.
You are near the green and want the ball to roll like a putt.