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Carter Mountain Orchard Sunset
Brantley Ussery

Weekend Weather Update January 6, 2020

Happy New Year! It’s hard to believe the holidays are in the rear-view mirror and we’ve all said “So long!” to 2020. We are now settling into the winter months here in Charlottesville & Albemarle County, but just because we are in the midst of the winter season doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of…

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Weekend Weather Update December 17, 2020

With the official start of winter on the horizon, it began to look and feel like winter in the Charlottesville area this week, with a bit of wintry weather earlier in the week. Charlottesville & Albemarle County were briefly turned into a winter wonderland, with tree branches encased in a clear, icy…

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Weekend Weather Forecast December 10, 2020

Once again, the weekend is almost upon us and boy do we have a treat for you! Our streak of nice-weather weekends continues, with exceptional weather conditions on the horizon. Charlottesville & Albemarle County continue to ensure your visit is a safe one, so be sure to bring your masks and adhere…

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Weekend Weather Forecast December 2nd, 2020

After enjoying some truly remarkable weather last weekend, a few changes are ahead for our first weekend of December in Charlottesville & Albemarle County. As we continue to march into the cooler winter months, our temperatures are taking a bit of a tumble, but certainly not to the point that it…

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Weekend Weather Forecast November 25th, 2020

It may be hard to believe, but the Thanksgiving holiday weekend is upon us. And even though the holidays will look a bit different this year, there are still plenty of safe, socially-distanced ways to enjoy Charlottesville & Albemarle County. Of course, the weather plays a large part in what we can…

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Fall Foliage Update October 30, 2020

October is coming to an end and November begins over the weekend, but that does NOT mean fall is over in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! There’s still plenty of color to be found and this week’s fall foliage update will let you know exactly where to find it. In the city of Charlottesville &…

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Fall Foliage Update – October 22, 2020

October continues to roll along and even though our recent temperatures might not make you think of fall, the leaves certainly will. Color has been coming along nicely over the last week and some areas are nearing or approaching their peak color. Fall foliage is exploding around Charlottesville &…

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Fall Foliage Update: October 15, 2020

It’s hard to believe, but we are already halfway into the month of October – and the foliage in Charlottesville & Albemarle County is really beginning to reflect that! While we have been enjoying delightfully mild afternoons, there’s no denying that fall is in the air once the sun goes down. The…

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Fall Foliage Update: October 7, 2020

With one week of October behind us, it’s time to take a look at our fall foliage update for the week in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! Fall color continues to creep its way into the picture, albeit a little more slowly due to a recent round of warm weather. As we post this update, temperatures…

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Fall Foliage Update: September 30, 2020

Fall is in the air and there’s no better place to enjoy it than in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! This blog post begins our weekly fall foliage update, which will continue until all the leaves have fallen and we begin our transition into winter. Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons in the…

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