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When do fall colors peak?

Now that we are in meteorological fall, many folks’ thought turn to falling leaves and autumn colors.  When do the peak colors occur in any area?  While the display of colors changes from year to year depending on the weather patterns from the previous summer and the fall weather patterns, here is a neat website that gives general guidelines for the movement of the fall color wave through the US. Check it out here.  Note that this year’s display is likely to be affected by the drought in the West as well as the winds from Irma in the Southeast.