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Here's Punxsutawney Phil's Prediction for Groundhog Day 2019

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Groundhog Club handler John Griffiths center holds Punxsutawney Phil

On Saturday morning, the famous groundhog awoke at sunrise to celebrate Groundhog Day and did not see his shadow.

And Punxsutawney Phil delivered good news on Groundhog Day morning, failing to see his shadow and thus predicting an early spring is on its way, according to local lore.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped attending Staten Island's Groundhog Day ceremony in 2015, a year after he accidentally dropped the furry critter that died a week later.

Punxsutawney Phil is quite the celebrity on February 2, but during the rest of the year, he fulfills his job as being an attraction for locals. According to the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club, the iconic creature's predictions are only 39 percent accurate.

But there's more to Phil than meets the eye.

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In 1886, Groundhog Day first appeared in the Punxsutawney newspaper, but there is no record of his prediction. "Phil! Phil!" to wake up the sleepy groundhog.

Phil made his 133rd recorded appearance on Saturday. If the skies were clear, it meant an extended winter was in the forecast.

The Groundhog Day 2019 results are in, and with extremely cold temperatures polar vortex-ing across much of the United States, they could not have come at a better time. The Pennsylvanian German folk had to work with their surroundings, and so they decided on the groundhog to replace the traditional European animals.

'If I were you I'd go out and buy swimsuits, ' he told the crowd after waking up Phil just after 7.27am. However, according to the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club, Phil takes "one sip every summer" of a top-secret "elixir of life", which extends his lifespan by seven years. Overall, the Post says, "Much like how you won your last coin toss, Phil is "right" in these regions because of chance".

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