Groundhogs and Scientists

Publish Date: 
February 2, 2012
Article Source: 
Philly.com

Philly.com blog writer comments on the weather forecast versus the emphasis put on ground hog day.

"Don't be surprised if the groundhog tries to update that forecast before the end of the month….Recall that the early consensus among the meteorologists was that the winter would get off to a cold start.”

“Sometimes, [scientists] even get it right. One company, Atmospheric and Environmental Research, actually did call for a mild winter in the East."

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