Leelanau Almanac for the Week of October 30 – November 5, 2008

Church Steeple in Maple City by Jim Sorbie

Church Steeple in Maple City by Jim Sorbie

News from the Week

In addition to the results from the 2008 Election, we checked out Leelanau County’s economic rating (good), November fall color (still amazingly good), the Leland Regional Mock Election (simply amazing) and the Ghost at the Grand Traverse Lighthouse.

The Week’s Weather

Fall Color is at peak to passing peak!Fall Color Report (Nov 5): We will STILL have very nice color this weekend. I can’t think of the last time we had November color like this.

We had a great week of weather, especially the last three days which were beyond amazing with sun and record high temps on Tuesday and Wednesday.

October 30, 2008: Sunny & upper 50s (58/26)
October 31, 2008: Sunny & 60s! (63/43)
November 1, 2008: Sunny & upper 40s (48/31)
November 2, 2008: Mostly sunny with late afternoon clouds & rain & 50s (53/32)
November 3, 2008: Mostly sunny and low 60s (62/47)
November 4, 2008: Sunny and 70s! (74/55) Record High!
November 5, 2008: Sunny and 70! (71/50) Another Record High!

Click for the Leelanau news archive from October 2007 and November 2007.