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Weather Folklore of the Day

If the full moon rise pale, expect rain.

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    An old Welsh belief says that babies bathed in rainwater talk earlier than others.

    When clouds break before the wind, leaving a clear sky, fine weather will follow.

    A hard winter will come if squirrels put away a large store of food.

    If the new moon appear with the points of the crescent turned up, the month will be dry. If the points are turned down, it will be wet.

    To prevent bad luck, do not step on a cloud reflected in a puddle.

    If an elephant puts its trunk straight up in the air and then hauls it back, stormy weather is coming.

    A hard winter will come if onion skins or nutshells are unusually thick.


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