Last chance for Leonid meteor shower tonight

Tonight is the final chance to see the Leonid meteor shower for this year. Below are some links to help with your viewing. From earthsky.org “Leonid meteor shower peak: late … Read more…

Wednesday Nov 7 Reports

A collection of reports coming into the facebook and twitter pages. 5:45am – Freezing fog was reported in Jefferson and West Jefferson overnight. At 5am Boone checked in at 30 … Read more…

Tuesday Nov 6 Reports

Getting reports of snow in Avery County, also in Blowing Rock – 8am Light snow reported in Foscoe, also near Seven Devils – 8:09am [View the story “Tuesday Nov 6 … Read more…

Avery County Postpones Trick or Treating

“This is an announcement from David Burleson, Superintendent of the Avery County Schools and Kevin Frye, Avery County Sheriff.” Due to the cold weather, hazardous conditions which remain on the … Read more…

No Outages Overnight

With no outages reported last night, it was a quiet, warm night for members of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation and linemen on standby, ready to respond to any remaining … Read more…

Wednesday Oct 31 Storm Reports

Reports via the Facebook & twitter pages, along with emails and text. Lots of pictures came rolling into the facebook and twitter pages. Here’s a collection of them. Avery County … Read more…

Tuesday Oct 30 Road Conditions

Find road condition reports for Tuesday Oct 30 at Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports

Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports

Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports from facebook, twitter, email & text 3:36pm – Videos by Jessica Vandett 3pm – Current Blue Ridge Electric power outages – Ashe 20, Watauga – … Read more…

Monday Night Road Conditions

Road conditions all across the High Country have gone downhill since 5pm Monday evening. Check out the page Snow/Storm Reports For October Storm for pictures and facebook/twitter reports sent in … Read more…

Snow/Storm Reports For October Storm

Continuous updated reports coming in from our facebook, twitter, email and text. Monday Oct 29 2012 10:39pm – Ending reporting on conditions for Monday night. More updates starting early Tuesday … Read more…

Snow Possibilities On The Rise For High Country

2pm Sunday Oct 28 audio update – 1:10pm – Snow accumulation probability of at least 4 inches Monday-Tuesday from NOAA Snow accumulation probability of at least 8 inches Monday-Tuesday from … Read more…

Hurricane Sandy’s Impact On High Country

2pm Audio update – 1:10pm – Snow accumulation probability of at least 4 inches Monday-Tuesday from NOAA Snow accumulation probability of at least 8 inches Monday-Tuesday from NOAA 1pm Sunday … Read more…

Fall Oct 5-7

With Fall in full force here’s some of the sights and sounds that have been coming into the Watauga Roads Network from facebook, twitter and pics/videos we have taken. [lg_folder … Read more…

Flood Reports

From our twitter feed – Bridge on Dewitt-Barnett is under water this morning. Total rainfall in Vilas just under 2.5″. Winds gusted to near 30 mph. @WataugaRoads 10:22am – first … Read more…

The Fall Color Guy Report for Sept 16

*The following information is courtesy of Dr Howie Neufeld, Professor of Plant Eco-physiology at Appalachian State University. Dr Neufeld is other wise known as “The Fall Color Guy”. Along with … Read more…

Heavy Rain & Flooding Possible

The High Country is in line to receive heavy rain starting as early as Sunday night. The National Weather Service forecast 1 to 3 inches along most areas west of … Read more…