A winter thunderstorm was once thought to be an omen of the death of a great man.
Kill a barn swallow and it will rain for a month.
A lunar halo indicates rain; the number of stars within it is the rain's duration in hours.
If an elephant puts its trunk straight up in the air and then hauls it back, stormy weather is coming.
If cirrus clouds form in fine weather with a falling barometer, it is almost sure to rain. -Howard
The moon appearing larger at sunset, and not dim, but luminous, portends fair weather for several days.- Francis Bacon, English philosopher (1561–1626)
The number of days that the last snow stays on the ground indicates the number of snowstorms that will occur during the following winter.
If more bees enter the hive than leave it, expect rain, even if the weather looks clear.
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