Monday April 8
10:13am – One lane heading out of town on 105 near old WHS, DOT working
10:13am – Lane closures scheduled south of Green Park Inn on 321 in Blowing Rock today. Call (828) 964-3260 for project info.
Tuesday April 9
Lane closure on U.S. 321 Bus near Chetola in Blowing Rock today. Expect delays, no road closure. Call (828) 964-3260 for info.
Photos by Jordan Nelson over ASU campus today
Wednesday April 10
Lane closures on 321 in Blowing Rock beginning at Blackberry Rd, then shifting north during the day. Call 828-964-3260 for project info.
Boone officially hit 80 degrees today, the last time we saw 80s was Aug 31, 2012 (82.4). Year ago high 55, 2011 – 73, 2010 – 66.
Comparing data from NC State Climate office Boone set a record high today with 80 degrees. Previous record was 79 April 10, 1999
Thursday April 11
No road closure and no scheduled lane closures on #US321 in Blowing Rock Today. Call 828-964-3260 for project info.
One lane inbound on 105 near old WHS for road work
Friday April 12
New event. Areal Flood Warning from 4/12/2013 5:53 AM to 8:45 AM EDT for Watauga County. http://1.usa.gov/XGU4ho
6:15am- Be alert for standing water on area roads. Had an early morning (3am) that roads around Holmes Center/321 were blocked due to flooding, they may not be now. Stay alert
Chris Atkinson caught this rainbow this morning
Tricia Hicks captured the same rainbow from Railroad Grade Road in Fleetwood.
Laurie Ramirez sends in this shot of the bridge at the end of the Greenway this morning around 8:30 by the treatment facility. About 10 -12 inches deep and moving quickly.