May 2018 2nd Wettest May Locally Since 1929

A month that brought plenty of rain, along with mudslides, landslides and washed out roads, is officially the 2nd wettest May since weather records began for Boone dating back to … Read more

Valle Crucis Flooding Aftermath – Saturday May 19, 2018

*Content will be updated throughout the day*     @WataugaRoads — Adam (@polarursus) May 19, 2018 First morning photos after flooding last night in Western Watauga County near Valle … Read more

Friday Morning Flooding Occurring In Boone

*Updates throughout the day* UPDATE – Flash Flood Warning Issued For Friday May 18, 2018 For Watauga & Ashe. More information at this link. Flash Flood Watch has been extended … Read more

Weekend Storm Update For March 24-25, 2018

Sunday March 25 Updates  7:28am Work continues on restoring power across the county. 152 Blue Ridge Energy members remain without power as of 7:28am. Winter Storm Warning is cancelled as … Read more

March 2018 To Come “In Like A Lion”

It appears March will come in like a lion, as February ends after a roller coaster of temperatures. Weather folklore states that if March comes in like a lion it … Read more

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