Weather Lore

* If an older mesquite tree leafs out, it usually means the last freeze has already come.

* If it thunders in February, it's going to freeze in April.

* If it's warm on Christmas Day, it generally means a cold Easter.

* If there's a circle/halo around the moon, there's the possibility of rain coming.

* If rattlesnakes come out of their den, spring is on its way.

* If you kill a rattlesnake and turn its belly up, it'll rain soon.

* If you see buzzards around, chances are spring is here to stay.

* If a field of cows are lying low, it's going to rain."