Farmer's Almanac

Here Are The Old Farmer’s Almanac Predictions For Rockford’s Winter
Not to be confused with the Farmer's Almanac, which is the new kid on the block compared to the Old Farmer's Almanac, the Old Farmer's Almanac has, according to their website, been at this weather prediction game since 1792 (229 years). The Farmer's Almanac is the relative newcomer, publishing their first almanac in 1818, the year Illinois became a state.
Bitter Winter Is Coming To IL
If you were happy to hear that Illinois was in for a mild winter, I'm sorry to have to burst your bubble. A new report is saying that a teeth-chattering season will be in store for us.