Wednesday, October 29, 2008
Fall Foliage Report - Oct. 29
Overnight temperatures around freezing and frost in many areas will help fall colors continue to pop out across the state. In the New River Valley, more than 75% of the trees have changed and have peak color. In the Shenandoah Valley, between 65-75% of the trees have color. The Piedmont has approximately 50% color and is expected to peak in early November. The Coastal Plain is expected to peak in mid-November. To learn about scenic driving tours, visit our Web site at www.dof.virginia.gov. Fall fire season is in effect from October 15th to November 30th, so remember to be careful with outdoor fire.
Posted by Gregg O'Donnell at 8:30 AM