Seasons change along Erie Canal

Staff Reports Posted 1 October 2014 at 12:00 am

Photos by Peggy Barringer

ALBION – The Erie Canal is changing colors as the calendar turns to fall. Peggy Barringer of Albion captured the image of a heron along the canal bank on Tuesday while she was out for a walk along the towpath.

There is a lot of drizzle today, when it is forecast to reach a high of 71 degrees. The National Weather Service in Buffalo forecasts a high of 77 on Thursday and 79 on Friday with lots of sun. The temperature will drop on the weekend with a high of 60 on Saturday and 55 on Sunday.

Peggy Barringer also captured this canal scene in Albion near the Canal Corp. facilities.