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

Much Needed Rain On The Way This Week

With drought conditions and wildfires impacting the High Country, and all of western North Carolina, the question many people are asking is when will we get rain. The answer is … Read more

Drought Conditions Expand As November 2016 Begins

The dry weather continues to impact western North Carolina as ten counties continue to be in moderate drought, eight are now in extreme drought and seven are in severe drought. Watauga … Read more

Very Warm And Dry Halloween Weekend On Tap

High temperatures in the uppers 60s and even into the low 70s are possible for the High Country this weekend. The warm pattern will continue through the end of next … Read more