Creature Known for Chasing Away Winter Chases Weatherman

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CLEVELAND -- Meteorologists can have a tough gig.

Sure, when it's sunny and 75, everybody loves them!

But by late February, when everyone's tired of the snow and cold, it's a different story.

A Slovenian Kurent, which is a fuzzy creature believed to chase away winter and usher in spring with its supernatural powers, visited Fox 8 News Thursday.

Along with its efforts to chase away winter, it chased Meteorologist Scott Sabol!

Click here for more on Kurentovanje, for which the Kurent is a mascot.

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