Punxsutawney Phil shows his face once a year to predict if the seasons are about to change. If the groundhog sees his shadow as he pops out, the US is headed for at least six more weeks of winter. But if not, spring should arrive early, with the official first day of spring being on Wednesday, March 20.
Groundhog Day 2019 LIVE: What time and how to watch video of Punxsutawney Phil
Who is Punxsutawney Phil?
This year, Phil predicted spring will arrive early, as his shadow was not seen.
Groundhog Day has been a tradition in the US since the 1800s.
But the first Groundhog event was held in 1887, after first being written about in the Punxsutawney Spirit newspaper in 1886.
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