Wednesday Jan 2
9:15am – getting reports of snow in Foscoe, Creston and Beech
9:18am via Twitter – Spitting light snow in Newland up Sugar Mtn #2 rd.
9:25am – snow reports coming in from all across the county now. From Bethel to Blowing Rock fb reports coming in of snow
A look at the snow on Beech Mountain via Beech Mountain Facebook page. Photo by Amy Morrison.
2:35pm – Boone Police are reporting a robbery just occurred at Rite Aide/Shadowline. Suspect is a white male, Full Eyebrows/Dark Toboggan/Gray Hoodie/Black Jacket & Bandana possibly armed. If seen call 268-6900 or 911
Thursday Jan 3
Avery County Schools are on a 2hr delay. Watauga schools are still out on break
8am reports – ” Foggy top of mtn in zionville. And snow flurries from vilas here. Came through about 30 Mins ago though”
Via twitter – 28 deg and very foggy at 4000′ elev NW Watauga Co.Very small patches of Ice on the dirt road.
Light snow reported in Boone
9:30am – per DOT – No road closure on 321 in Blowing Rock 2day due to current weather conditions. For closure updates call (828)964-3260. #321
9:30am – Blue Ridge Parkway at Greenhill Road is icy per scanner. EMS responding to a wreck requesting that section be closed off.
2:08pm – getting report that State Farm is one lane due to road work.
Friday Jan 4
No lane closures today on #US321 in Blowing Rock. Limited ops. Slow down, stay alert. Call (828) 964-3260 for more information.
The view this morning for High Country motorist.