Our history was shaped around those who spent more time outdoors than in trying to make a decent living from the very ground they cut. Along with that came “wives tales” passed down through the generations that not only held some truth , but shared in stories to keep these hard found lessons relevant to this day.
Remember these when you are able to experiance gods great earth-jb
Between eleven and two, You can tell what the weather is going to do—rain before seven, clear before eleven.
If the sun goes down cloudy Friday, sure of a clear Sunday.
If a rooster crows standing on a fence or high place, it will clear. If on the ground, it doesn’t count.
Fog in the morning, bright sunny day.
If it rains, and the sun is shining at the same time, the devil is whipping his wife, and it will surely rain tomorrow.
If it clears off during the night, it will rain again shortly.
Sun drawing water, sure sign of rain.
A circle around the moon means “storm.” As many stars as are in the circle, so many days before it will rain.
Sudden heat brings the thunder.
A storm that comes against the wind is always a thunderstorm.
The east wind brings rain.
The west wind brings clear, bright, cool weather.
The north wind brings cold.
The south wind brings the heat. (On Atlantic coast.)
So, also, the tree-frog cries before the rain.
Swallows flying low is a sign of rain; high, of clearing weather.
The rain follows the wind, and the heavy blast is just before the shower.
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