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8 animals thought to predict the weather

By: WomansDay .com on Feb. 9, 2011, 6:46 p.m.
Ants march on wet blade of grass

Photo: L Church/flickr

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In preparation for bad weather, red and black ants sometimes build up their mounds for extra protection or to cover the mounds’ holes. So if you notice higher mounds than usual in your yard, it's probably best to close the windows.