Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil Forecasts Early Spring

Breitbart | 2/3/2019 | Staff
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The Pennsylvania groundhog known as America’s most famous weather forecaster — Punxsutawney Phil — did not see his shadow Saturday morning, forecasting an early spring.

Punxsutawney Phil and his top hat-wearing comrades revealed their weather predictions to the public Saturday morning at sunrise, although the group decides on Phil’s forecast ahead of time on a tiny hill called Gobbler’s Knob, located in western Pennsylvania 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

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Phil made his 133rd recorded appearance on Saturday. It is only the 19th time out of the 123 recorded appearances that Phil has seen his shadow, the York Daily Record reported.

Legend has it that if the groundhog sees his shadow on February 2, he will go back into hibernation, and there will be six more weeks of winter. But if the rodent does not see his shadow because of...
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