Fall color forecasts for Michigan are available on sites devoted to foliage, such as FoliageNetwork.com, local and national sites with interactive maps and weather sites. FoliageNetwork.com has weekly foliage reports throughout the fall season that break down the country into various regions.
The FoliageNetwork.com reports for the northern Midwest region, which includes Michigan and Ohio, and offers information regarding foliage conditions at the time of the report and forecasts conditions for the remainder of the season.
SmokeyMountains.com has an interactive map of the entire country that shows Michigan and allows users to forecast the areas of peak foliage on different dates. MLive.com has a similar forecast map that depicts Michigan only.
Other sources of fall color forecasts for Michigan include annual publications such as the Farmer’s Almanac which has a surprisingly high accuracy rate despite its publication so far in advance of the foliage season.