Spring is here, meteorologically speaking

Spring is here, meteorologically speaking
Spring is here, meteorologically speaking

Spring is here, meteorologically speaking

March 1 marks the first day of Meteorological Spring. Astronomical Spring, otherwise known as the Spring Equinox, doesn’t occur until March 21. What’s the difference? And why do all the weather models seem to be saying that March will come in like a lion, and out like a lion! Chicago’s beloved weather guru Tom Skilling explains it all. (Photo: Flickr/dclamster)