Local aloha for Punxsutawney PhilUPDATED 8:32 PM HST Feb 02, 2014Video Transcript
Two groundhogs-- two different predictions as parts of the country brace for more winter storms. But what do the people of Hawaii think of groundhog day. KITV4's Ashley Moser has the story. When it comes this furry celebrity's name ... 9:09-9:11 "P...I KNOW IT STARTS WITH A P...PAH PAH." 5:56-5:59 "PISCATWANY OR SOMETHING... PISCATAWNEE PETE IS THAT IT? I KNOW IT'S SOMETHING LIKE THAT " 3:16-3:18 "PUNXATAWNE Y PHIL!." ...it's hard to pronounce. But thousands cheered his name at the gobbler's knob in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania. And on this Groundhog Day...his prediction... "MY SHADOW I SEE. IT'S SIX MORE WEEKS OF WINTER IT MUST BE." Irwin Shatz Hawaii Resident 5:11-5:12 "IT DOESN'T EFFECT ME. 5:35-39 I WOULD LIVE IN NO OTHER PLACE THAN HAWAII!" And for those who get to experience 6 more weeks of winter weather... Cindy Fujisawa Hawaii Resident 8:42-8:46 "WE FEEL SORRY FOR THEM BUT ARE SO HAPPY WE HAVE THIS BEAUTIFUL WEATHER IN HAWAII." Donna Howard Hawaii Resident 4:43-4:45 "I FEEL SORRY FOR THEM ...I REALLY DO!" Ashley Moser KITV 4 Standup 10:52-11-04 SO...SORRY PUNXSUTAWNEY PHIL... YOUR PROCRASTINATED WEATHER FORCAST DOESN'T CAST A SHADOW ON THE WAY WE FEEL ABOUT OUR ISLAND WEATHER! FROM ALA MOANA BEACH PARK... ASHLEY MOSER KITV 4 NEWS.