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Jefferson stayed in his warm home Friday morning.

Posted: Feb. 2, 2018 10:10 AM
Updated: Feb. 2, 2018 10:40 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - This morning Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow and predicts six more weeks of winter weather.

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The Tupelo Buffalo Park has their own weather prognosticator, Jefferson the groundhog.

Friday morning Jefferson’s gate was opened for him to decide how much more winter we will have in north Mississippi.

Jefferson made the decision to stay in his warm home and completely avoid the bitter cold.

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