Fall forecast (early snow?), new foliage forecast!

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Sunday, September 23, 2018

harvest moon

The red light from the harvest Moon
Illumes the stilly places;
The fleecy islands cast their shapes
Above the forest spaces
.

–Stephen Henry Thayer (1839–1919)

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2018 Fall Weather Forecast: Snow Before Halloween?
2018 Fall Weather Forecast: Snow Before Halloween?

This summer is now tied with the summer of 1934 as the fourth hottest on record in the United States. Will the arrival of fall bring relief from summer heat? See what to expect for your area in our 2018 Fall Weather Forecast!
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The 2019 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar

Our perennial best-seller for over 40 years! Features original, full-color illustrations.

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What Is the Harvest Moon?
What Is the Harvest Moon?

In 2020, the Harvest Moon rises on Thursday, October 1! The Moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from Wednesday morning through Saturday morning. Why does this phenomenon happen? Learn more—and shine on, Harvest Moon!
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Kitchen Clocks

Bold and colorful floral designs!

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Rose of Sharon and Hardy Hibiscus for the Fall
Rose of Sharon and Hardy Hibiscus for the Fall

In mid-fall, most plants have stopped flowering. However, if you’d like an autumn bloomer, fall is the perfect time to plant hardy hibiscus, such as the beautiful Rose of Sharon. Discover varieties of hibiscus flowers and planting tips from The Old Farmer’s Almanac.
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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner

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