"Winter, slumbering in the open air, wears on its smiling face a dream... of spring. Ciao."
Phil Says Expect an Early Spring!
Phil's official forecast as read February 2nd, 2011, at sunrise at Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, PA:
Here Ye, Hear Ye, Hear Ye
Groundhog Day, February 2, 2011Punxsutawney Phil was raised from his burrowBy the call of President Bill Deeley.He greeted his handlers, Ben Hughes and John Griffiths.
After casting an inquisitive eye towards thousands of his faithful followers,He proclaimed that the Steelers are going to the Super Bowl!
Back to the business at hand...He surveyed his surroundings carefully and found that there was no shadow around, So, an early spring it will be.