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

Minor Flooding In Valle Crucis During Thursday Storm

A storm system that largely stayed stationary over Valle Crucis on Thursday afternoon produced minor flooding. The storm, which began around 3:30pm, produced heavy downpours and frequent lightning. The … Read more

May 2017 Becomes All Time Wettest May Locally

The rain fell and fell and fell and then fell some more during May 2017, and in the process became the all time wettest May in Boone’s weather history. Officially … Read more

Flood Watch In Effect Until Monday April 24, 2017

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch, including Watauga and Ashe, through Monday evening. Below is the full Watch details: …Heavy rain expected from midnight tonight through Monday … Read more

Wet Weekend Ahead For April 21-23, 2017

“The need for an umbrella or a raincoat may be an understatement this weekend.” That’s the words from a Thursday update from the National Weather Service (NWS) regarding a wet … Read more

Severe Weather Possible For Wednesday March 1, 2017

UPDATE Wednesday 10am – Video update from National Weather Service Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon into Wednesday evening for the High Country, according to the National … Read more

January 2017 Weather Recap

January 2017 will be remembered for above average temperatures and even with the lack of snow, precipitation levels still were in the Top 10 for the month. With an average temperature of … Read more

High Wind Warning In Effect For Sunday Into Monday

UPDATE Sunday 9:43am – The High Wind Watch is now a High Wind Warning from 4pm today until 1pm Monday.  According to the National Weather Service, “A High Wind Warning … Read more

Snowfall Totals For Sunday & Monday January 29-30, 2017

Below are unofficial snowfall totals as reported into the National Weather Service over the past 24 hours (as of 3:10pm Monday). ********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL******************** LOCATION AND AMOUNT IN INCHES NORTH … Read more

52 Degree High Temperature Swing Since Sunday

For fans of colder weather then Sunday, Monday and Tuesday were for you. Fans of much warmer weather were basking in Thursday’s conditions. High temperatures at the Watauga Medical Center … Read more