From The Changing Weather To The Changing Colors, How Are Fall And Winter Shaping Up?

September 22, 2021
Gambel Oak ScrubGambel Oak ScrubCourtesy Pat Woodard
Gambel Oak just south of La Veta, Colo.

As summer turns to fall, high temperatures in parts of Colorado remain in the 80s. So when will the weather make you crave apple cider or a pumpkin spice latte? And what can we expect this winter? Paul Schlatter with the National Weather Service offers an outlook. And as the fall colors change, Pat Woodard shares his take on Colorado's underappreciated Gambel oak for EnCompass Magazine.