Groundhog Day is upon us again. This Saturday, the town of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania celebrates the country’s most famous weather forecaster — Punxsutawney Phil — who will emerge from his lair on Gobbler’s Knob shortly after 7 a.m. ET on February 2.
According to Punxsutawney lore, if Phil sees his shadow as he emerges, the country is headed for at least six more weeks of winter. If not, expect an early spring. Either way, the official first day of spring is Wednesday, March 20.
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