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

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 WataugaOnline.com 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