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The activity on the sun doesThe activity on the sun does affect our weather. The years where there were more sunspots were actually relatively warmer than the years where the sun was quiet. Since the sun is active this year, it could mean a warm summer? Lets hope so! I have a feeling this is going to be a very muggy summer filled with uncomfortable sticky days here in the Mid-Atlantic. I think moisture from the gulf and an active southern jet will supply us with lots of humidity and with that comes thunderstorms. Accuweather says the eastern US will warm dramatically in May so a warm summer could very well be on its way. It's April and the jet stream is showing signs of lifting to the north! And there is an old wives tale I remember hearing.. "The colder the winter, the hotter the summer"

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