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8 animals thought to predict the weather

By: WomansDay .com on Feb. 9, 2011, 6:46 p.m.
Birds flying

Photo: ashraful kadir/Flickr

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Depending on how low our feathered friends are flying, we can gauge how bad the weather is going to be. It’s been said that if birds are flying high, the weather is clear. But if they’re flying closer to the ground, the air pressure of a storm system is causing them pain at higher altitudes.