The single digit wind chills have arrived. Air temperature of 24 with wind chill of 9 above in Boone at 4am
The view of Boone at 10:25am. Check out real time conditions on the Live Camera page
11am – Roads are at least partially snow covered, mainly in the southern and western end of the county. Be advised if traveling.
11:30am – Most roads across the county are at least partially snow covered. Be advised if traveling.
12:45pm – Thanks to the efforts of NCDOT many (if not most) roads are in much better shape than a little more than an hour ago. Still some slick spots on secondary roads, gravel roads are snow covered.
The view from the Rankin Cam on the ASU campus at 1:34pm
Windchill of -23 on Grandfather Mountain at 12:44pm
— jonathan (@jhodges54321) January 7, 2015
— James Milner, CCIM (@BooneCRE) January 7, 2015
Just switched to four wheel drive. Some of the secondary roads are freezing up in Watauga. pic.twitter.com/VLTLPqyJz1
— Dave Faherty (@FahertyWSOC9) January 7, 2015
— Mark Gaw (@Gawdawg) January 7, 2015
— CA Daniels (@TheCADaniels) January 7, 2015
Wind chills at 6pm
Temperature picture from the WataugaRoads.com office. Above pic – Jan 7, 2015 7pm. Below pic Jan 7, 2014 7am.
-36 degree wind chill on Grandfather Mtn at 8:22pm
-40 degree degree wind chill on Grandfather Mtn at 8:51pm