Frost occurring in the dark of the moon kills fruit buds and blossoms, but frost in the light of the moon will not.
Last 7 Days
When a cold spell occurs in September and passes without a frost, a frost will not occur until the same time in October.
Fair on September first,Fair for the month.
As many days from the first new moon, so many times will it thaw during the winter.
Expect rain if geese are especially noisy.
If ants carry eggs to higher ground, expect rain.
If ice will bear a man before Christmas, it will not bear a mouse afterward.
Expect rain if chickens refuse to come out of their coop.
When ditches and ponds affect the nose, look for rains and stormy blows.