Flatiron Freddy, in front of his namesake mountains. Courtesy City of Boulder

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021

As the sun dawns on Groundhog Day 2021, two iconoclasts of meteorology will pit their prognosticating powers against one another, continuing one of the country’s most enduring east-versus-west battles.

On the east cost (rather, roughly 300 miles inland) and rising two hours earlier is Punxsutawney Phil, the heavyweight of this forecasting contest. Phil has nearly every available advantage:…

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