Brainerd Area News

Did We Really Need Phil This Year?

night winter

Well Punxsutawney Phil did his bit this morning and we all got the news that there will be 6 more weeks of winter.  But the more shocking news today was the weekend forecast that will a bitterly cold weekend.

We know the days of January are generally the coldest of the year and the last week of January is legendary for a bout with the frigid, but Mother Nature has let us cross into February and then hit us with a especially cruel blow.

Here’s a look at the weather upcoming, and then a review from Punxsutawney Phil… what a punk.