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Bundle up: Meteorological signs pointing to colder-than-average winter

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Blame the missing sunspots, or the curious churnings of the Pacific Ocean, or the relentless law of averages.

The meteorological signs all seem to point to a colder-than-average winter.


Even the heavy snow dumped by the fierce weekend blizzard, by laying down a terrestrial icebox, will reinforce the chilly outlook.

Start with the sunspots - more precisely, the lack of sunspots, considered by some a portent of colder weather.

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