Friday, October 1, 2010

Fall Foliage Report number 3

Issued at 2:54 PM CDT, Friday, October 1st, 2010

Fall foliage report for Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin.  Source:  Minnesota DNR and travelwisconsin.com

In Minnesota:

The majority of Northern and Northeastern Minnesota is seeing pear or near peak conditions at this time (75-100%)...This includes Duluth and the Jay Cooke State Park area.

Note:  Only far Northwest St. Louis, Northcentral Koochiching counties in Minnesota and the South-East part of Pine county Minnesota has 50-75% color change while far Southern Pine county has 25-50% color change.

In Wisconsin:

Douglas county:  (Superior)  76-100% color change
Bayfield county:  (Bayfield)  26-50% color change.  (Cable)  76-100% color change.
Ashland county:  (Ashland)  51-75% color change.
Iron county:  (Hurley and Mercer)  76-100% color change.
Burnett county:  (Grantsburg)  76-100% color change.
Washburn county:  (Birchwood)  51-75% color change.  (Minong and Spooner)  76-100% color change.
Sawyer county:  (Hayward and Winter)  76-100% color change.
Price county:  (Park Falls and Phillips)  76-100% color change.

Tim