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I saw my first one of theI saw my first one of the season about 15 minutes ago just outside my garage & it was ALL black. I'm just outside Gloversville, NY, bordering the Adirondacks in Upstate NY. I know people think they're a myth but almost every year I've seen them they've matched. Funny one year I saw all white & thought oh boy; we're probably going to get tons of snow & we barely got any. We've had an easy winter last year & the one before wasn't too bad. So my guess (along with my fellow black buddy) is cold times ahead.

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