Woolly Worm Forecast: Extreme Cold, Snow

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Cole Peurifoy, 5, of Concord, brought the woolly worm which took first place in the Saturday races at the 33rd Annual Woolly Worm Festival in Banner Elk. Full Story

Greensboro, NC

#1 Oct 18, 2010
bring on the white stuff!!!
Snow Girl

Lewisville, NC

#2 Oct 18, 2010
Our persimmon seeds display a very distinct spoon! Bring it on!:)

Thomasville, NC

#3 Oct 18, 2010
come on people we got our allowance on snow for the next 5 years last year (really I hope not) but I think we are due for a mild winter
No Snow

Eden, NC

#4 Oct 18, 2010
Come on, I moved down here from Upstate NY to get away from snow. NO SNOW!!

Greensboro, NC

#5 Oct 18, 2010
Love it--heat up the wood stove and lay up the books.

High Point, NC

#6 Oct 18, 2010
Same here!!
Snow Girl wrote:
Our persimmon seeds display a very distinct spoon! Bring it on!:)

Greensboro, NC

#7 Oct 18, 2010
YAY!!!! Love it!!!

Greensboro, NC

#8 Oct 19, 2010
This forecast is for Banner Elk..

I saw an little fuzzy all black worm the other day..however...my spouse spotted an all Brown Full Grown Wooly worm -which predicts a MILD WINTER!!!

Like those winters!!

These Wooly Worms are usually right on the money!

With the temperatures so far..it feels as if the Sun is Falling from the sky!

Greensboro, NC

#9 Oct 19, 2010
Snow Girl wrote:
Our persimmon seeds display a very distinct spoon! Bring it on!:)
Snow Girl

Would you update us on the persimmon forecast??
Spoon =
Fork =
Knife =

Thomasville, NC

#10 Oct 19, 2010
Fork=good plowing

Reidsville, NC

#11 Oct 19, 2010
I have seen 2 wolly worms that were all WHITE this fall. What does that mean guys???

Thomasville, NC

#12 Oct 19, 2010
The previous post was what my Grandmother told me long ago. But now it is according to the computer

Spoon=lot of snow

United States

#13 Oct 19, 2010
I think the woolly worm is right. IT'S GOING TO BE A LONG COLD
Planet woman

Reidsville, NC

#14 Oct 19, 2010
Do they ever check the predictions with what actual transpires

“Cynical Scumbag”

Since: Jan 10

Lima Peru

#15 Oct 19, 2010
I would have stomped that worm.
Lisa N

Tobaccoville, NC

#16 Oct 19, 2010
voss wrote:
YAY!!!! Love it!!!
I've never heard of persimon seed spooning. What is that?

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