Arctic air, bitter winds, widespread plentiful snow.
The Farmers’ Almanac predicts a “colder-than-normal” season, stretching from the Continental Divide to the Appalachians.
“A very long, cold, and snow-filled winter,” said editor Peter Geiger.
“The real teeth-chattering arrives mid-February especially in the following zones: Northeast/New England, Great Lakes, Ohio Valley, Midwest, and Southeast (yes, even the Southeast will be in the chill zone!).”
“Also predicting above-normal precipitation (lots of snow!) for the Great Lakes states, Midwest, and central and northern New England, with the majority of it falling in January and February.”