Temperature Inversion

How about this for a range of Saturday morning temperatures – the Facebook page is reporting in with temps around Boone in the lower 40s, while other parts of the … Read more…

Colder Weather and Two Varieties Of Snow

With the colder weather today two ski resorts in the mountains started making snow, while Mother Nature is providing some of her own. We received reports earlier today about very … Read more…

Early Snow Reports

A few Facebook and twitter reports have mention seeing snow this afternoon, very fine snow. A twitter report mention snow on the mountain tops in Banner Elk. Facebook reports of … Read more…

Smoke From Controlled Burn

Smoke from a controlled burn in Caldwell County has drifted into Watauga. Several Facebook reports of heavy smoke across the county. Picture sent in by Marie Weaver, taken on 321 … Read more…

Shadowline Drive at 321 Closed

Starting Wednesday at 8am,until the job is done, the entrance into Shoppes at Shadowline to 321 (Blowing Rock Road) will be closed to install sewer & water lines for the … Read more…

Winter Weather Forecast

With snow fresh on the mind after this morning’s event, here’s a reminder to check out the 2011 Winter Weather Forecast from Brad Panovich and John L’Heureux. Check it out … Read more…

Rain & Snow Reports

(Updated 3:54pm) As of 7:20am Facebook and twitter followers are just reporting rain across the county. Temps are still in the range for snow or freezing rain, but so far … Read more…

So Far Rain

As of 7:20am Facebook and twitter followers are just reporting rain across the county. Temps are still in the range for snow or freezing rain, but so far none yet.

Friday Oct 28 Recap

Here’s a recap of Friday’s road, weather reports, pictures, links. Updating as the night goes on. The morning commute on 421 in Watauga County and Johnson County TN came to … Read more…

Rain & Snow On Tap

Here’s the forecast from NWS starting today: Today…Rain. Much cooler with highs in the lower 40s. Temperature falling into the upper 30s this afternoon. East winds around 10 mph. Chance … Read more…

421 Updates – Road Is Back Open

9:35am – Per scanner 421 is back open 9:33am – Via scanner traffic Bulldog Road is being open back up. 421 is still closed for now, should be reopen soon. … Read more…

Snowfall Totals Friday-Saturday

There is the possibility of 3 inches of snow (total) on Friday and Saturday. There is still data to be processed but it remains a possibility, but could miss us … Read more…

Thursday Oct 27 Recap

Here’s a recap of Thursday’s road, weather reports, pictures, links. 6:42pm – Via twitter “yellowducky1982 – It’s pouring in Sugar Grove! #wncwx #sugargrove” 6:20pm – L’Heureux’s Weather post “UPDATE: With … Read more…

Possible Snow On Friday

Forecast are already starting to show the “S” word again for the High Country. The NWS forecast as of Wednesday night: Friday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then … Read more…

Halloween Events in Watauga

An on going/updated list of Halloween activities in Watauga County this year so that you can plan your travel/activities accordingly. The Mountain Times has also published a list of events … Read more…

Frosty Saturday

With temps below freezing and frost all across the county it certainly feels like fall. Lots of traffic expected today with the first ASU home football game in a couple … Read more…

Possible Snow and Freezing Drizzle

NWS forecast still has chances of rain, snow showers, patchy drizzle and freezing drizzle after midnight. I’ll be checking facebook and twitter reports Thursday morning and compiling all the information … Read more…

Wednesday Morning Weather Update

It’s a cold, rainy and windy day in the High Country. The National Weather Service continues to forecast 70% chance of rain and possible thunderstorms this afternoon. Temps are much … Read more…