Despite Florence, Carolinas on track for ‘fantastic’ fall color season

Despite Florence, Carolinas on track for ‘fantastic’ fall color season

As some sections of the Blue Ridge Parkway reopened for the first time after being cleared from Hurricane Florence, there was little to suggest the storm would put a damper on a vibrant fall color season in the southern Appalachians. While above average rainfall over the summer months and warm temperatures continuing well into September could delay the display slightly, Clemson University forest ecologist Don Hagan reported few signs Florence should hinder an abundance of autumn hues.
Source: Clemson
Despite Florence, Carolinas on track for ‘fantastic’ fall color season

Talk about South Carolina!