The 12 Very Real Seasons Every Iowan Has Come To Know

In elementary school, we’re taught that there are four seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall. If you’ve ever lived in Iowa, though, that doesn’t quite sound right. Our weather changes so quickly and goes to extremes at the most random intervals, that it really seems like we’ve got at least a dozen seasons. Read below, and let us know if any of these sound familiar.

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