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Not sure if it is the "Woolly
Not sure if it is the "Woolly Bear" I've always used to predict the winters in NE Indiana or something different (because I've seen such a wide variety over the years)-- but I always called them "Woolly Worms" . . . My parents always told me simply that the lighter the color the harsher the winter and I'm pretty sure it has always been correct. I remember seeing white ones and then having a very harsh winter. As an adult I don't always see them but this past fall I saw more of a yellow color one . . . so far it has been a realatively mild winter. My prediction was, "It will not be a harsh winter--more of an 'inbetween' winter." Again, I don't know if what I look at is the "Woolly Bear."