Minnie the skunk will be the star on Groundhog Day in Racine after Sunny decided to retire

RACINE -- Minnie the skunk will provide the Groundhog Day prediction at the Racine Zoo on Friday, Feb. 2.

According to a news release from zoo officials, Minnie is taking over after the resident groundhog, Sunny, decided she'd like to retire her meteorologist cap. Zoo officials said "Minnie has graciously accepted the new role."

Minnie will be appearing live on Facebook at 9 a.m. and you're invited to watch as Minnie makes his prediction.