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- Current Conditions : 49.0F, Overcast - 1:30 PM EDT Apr. 24Temperature: 49.0°F | Humidity: 41% | Pressure: 29.88in (Steady) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: North | Wind Speed: 19.0mph
- Flood Warning - Expires: 12:30 PM EDTFlood Warning for Addison County in effect until 12:30 PM EDT on April 25, 2014
- Thursday as of Apr. 24 11:00 AM EDTThursday - Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 54F. Breezy. Winds from the NNW at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
- Friday as of Apr. 24 11:00 AM EDTFriday - Partly cloudy. High of 59F. Winds less than 5 mph.
- Thursday Night as of Apr. 24 11:00 AM EDTThursday Night - Clear. Low of 36F. Winds from the North at 5 to 15 mph.
- Fire Weather Warning - Expires: 7:00 PM EDTFire Weather Warning for Addison County in effect until 7:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014
- Current Conditions : 49.0F, Overcast - 1:30 PM EDT Apr. 24
Some Late Fall Color
We’re in the bitter end of fall here, at least in terms of foliage. To me, this is when trees really start to shine. Maybe it’s all the bare trees nearby, or the perpetually cloudy skies, but the remaining foliage seems to take on an extra glow, or maybe urgency. Foliage colors that wouldn’t have turned a head 2 weeks ago now looks spectacular in the dying season, like the russet brown of the Star Magnolia behind Voter Hall. Sunlight breaking through the clouds acts like a highlighter pen. The wet cold makes any color seem all the more special. Here’s a little slideshow of trees and some shrubs that turned my head late last week.