Winter Weather Advisory from Tuesday 2/6/2018 5:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST for Watauga County, Ashe County.

Radar valid at 817 pm EST, Feb 5th 2018 NCZ001-018-VAZ007-009-015-WVZ042-043-508-060900- /O.NEW.KRNK.WW.Y.0008.180206T1000Z-180206T1700Z/ Ashe-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Grayson-Mercer-Summers- Western Greenbrier- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Boone, Tazewell, Marion, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Bluefield, Hinton, Hix, … Read more

March 1960 Boone Snowfall Photos

A former resident of Watauga County has shared photos he discovered dating back to 1960. Curtis Hubbard, a 1986 graduate of Watauga High School, has shared with photos that … Read more

Final Week Of 2017 To Be Cold And Possibly Wintry

Bitter cold, along with the possibility of wintery conditions, will be the weather story as 2017 comes to a close. It’s not currently known how much, or if, we could … Read more

NWS Alert: Slippery Conditions To Develop Before Midnight

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-WVZ042>044-507-508-250500- Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe- Pulaski-Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath- Mercer-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone, Tazewell, Marion, Bland, Pearisburg, Wytheville, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, … Read more

October 2017 Wettest October Locally Since 1980

Calendar year 2017 continues to set weather records for the amount of rain locally. October 2017 recorded 14.09 inches of rain officially in Boone, becoming the wettest October since 1980. … Read more

High Country Weather Could Be Impacted By Storm Nate

Update Sunday Oct 8 – Flash Flood Watch in effect from Sunday evening through Monday morning. Wind Advisory in effect from 6pm this evening until noon Monday. Update Saturday October 7 – The High … Read more

Hotter Weather On Tap For The July 21-23 Weekend

Temperatures in the mid 80’s, and possibly hotter, will be the weather story for the coming weekend. The National Weather Service (NWS) says that near 90 degree temperatures can’t be … Read more