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The 2015 Farmers Almanac
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Labor Day Weekend 2015 Forecast

Labor Day Weekend 2015 Forecast

Labor Day is considered the unofficial end of the summer season. Find out what we’re predicting for your holiday weekend!

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Scuds, Gustnadoes, and Other Scary Clouds That Look Like Tornadoes

Scuds, Gustnadoes, and Other Scary Clouds That Look Like Tornadoes

Learn all about the many cloud formations that are often mistaken for the real thing, photos included!

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How Do Weather Sticks Work?

How Do Weather Sticks Work?

A stick that predicts the weather? Learn the science behind nature!

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Don’t Forget Your Brolly! Umbrella History And Facts

Don’t Forget Your Brolly! Umbrella History And Facts

Check out these fun facts on the ultimate weather accessory!

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Farmers’ Almanac’s Summer Forecast: Move Over Shivery, Get Ready For Sizzlery 

After one of the most memorable winters, with record-breaking snowfall totals, shivery conditions across much of the US, and a slow start to spring, many are now yearning for summer. But how hot will it be?

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6 Different Names For Fog

6 Different Names For Fog

Who knew that there were so many different types of fog, each forming under different conditions? Learn about them here!

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Top 5 Memorable Weather Events of 2014

Top 5 Memorable Weather Events of 2014

These are our picks for the five most memorable weather events of the last year.

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Bad Hair Day? Must Be The Weather

Bad Hair Day? Must Be The Weather

While there are a host of reasons your hair is misbehaving, the culprit, most often, is the weather. Learn how to fight back!

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Remarkable Rainfall Facts

Remarkable Rainfall Facts

Do you know what an inch of rain is equal to in snow? Or where the rainiest place is in the US? Here are some interesting facts about rain.

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.