I know, I saw that and said “really?” too.
The vernal equinox, aka the first day of spring, is March 20th this year. The vernal equinox is when the sun’s path crosses earths equator.
Does this mean we can put our jackets away? Not necessarily, we have a high of -4 in the forecast for Wednesday BUT IT IS A START!
We’ve also been gaining about 3 more minutes of sunlight with each passing day this month.