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The 2016 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Weather

Memorial Day Forecast: Will the weather cooperate for outdoor events?

The unofficial start to summer is fast approaching. Find out what the weather might bring for your Memorial Day weekend.

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Spring Storm Home Safety Checklist

Make sure your home is prepared this season for whatever Mother Nature throws your way with these helpful tips.

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Best Weather For Gardening Tasks

Good gardening weather can be different from what you’d expect. Find out when the best times are to tackle your chores.

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What’s In Store For Easter? Get Our Forecast!

Will the Easter holiday bring showers of sunshine or snow? Check out our Easter weather forecast now.

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What Is Winter Inversion?

Can the atmosphere literally be flipped on its head? Find out!

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Cool Facts About The Mount Washington Observatory

Learn all about one of the most important weather stations in the country, accessible only by Snow Cat in winter!

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2016 Hurricane & Tropical Storm Names

See the list of named storms for the upcoming season and learn how it’s developed. Did your name make the list?

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Favorite Winter Weather Quotes

No one loves the topic of weather more than we do, which is why we’re sharing 11 of our favorite sayings, quips and quotes about it!

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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 1919, 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.

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