Tuesday Jan 3 Road/Snow Reports

***All posted reports are from either the facebook or twitter pages, text/emails/calls received and police scanner. Due to the shear volume of information time may not allow credit as to … Read more…

Area School Closings

Watauga vs Wilkes Basketball games scheduled for today have been canceled due to weather. There will be no scheduled practices today – per WHS website Watauga County Schools substitute teacher … Read more…

Monday Night Jan 2 Reports

***All posted reports are from either the facebook or twitter pages, text/emails/calls received and police scanner. Due to the shear volume of information time may not allow credit as to … Read more…

Brad Panovich’s Snow Outlook

WataugaRoads.com snow forecast for Watauga County and the High Country for tonight (Monday) and Tuesday from Brad Panovich, WCNC NewsChannel 36 Chief Meteorologist.

Monday January 2 Reports

Here’s the reports coming in from facebook, twitter, text and emails: 9:50am – fb report of few snowflakes falling in Abingdon VA 10:45am – A burst of sunshine and then … Read more…

Happy New Year, Cold Air & Snow Coming

Along with the start of a New Year comes much anticipated winter weather, or rather prolonged winter weather. The system moving in brings with it gusty winds and much colder … Read more…

New Log Requirements For Teen Drivers

(Originally posted on Sept 24, 2011, re-posting since the law starts as of Monday) NCDMV has posted on its website two new driving logs that teen drivers will be required … Read more…

Thank You!

As 2011 comes to a close I personally have many “Thank Yous” to send! To all the contributors and followers of the Facebook page, twitter page, and WataugaRoads.com: Thank you … Read more…

Top Weather Events

With the end of 2011 it’s time for “Best Of’ or Year End” list Brad Panovich and the NWS Blacksburg office have released their lists of top weather events for … Read more…

Wednesday Dec 28 Reports

Here’s the reports coming in from facebook, twitter, text and emails. Overnight reports of slick roads – Back roads in Boone, 221 from Blowing Rock, Howard’s Creek Road. Watauga County … Read more…

Tuesday afternoon Dec27 Reports

1:50pm- Sleet mixed with snow currently on Beech Mtn reported by Beech Mountain fb page 4:45pm- getting reports of snow across the High Country now 4:50pm- snowing on Beech, Sugar, … Read more…

Sights Of The Day

Strong winds overnight, pockets of freezing rain this morning followed by heavy rain, and then a break with some blue sky and sun. Pictures taken in the noon hour. [lg_image … Read more…

New Section of 194 Open

Last week traffic was diverted onto the new section of hwy194 at Dutch Creek Road in Valle Crucis. A facebook report commented that it looks like DOT was preparing to … Read more…

Tuesday Dec 27 Reports

Strong winds started occurring around midnight along with some rain. Around 4am via facebook – “Report of power outage on poplar grove rd and starting to sleet in Blowing Rock” … Read more…

Forecast for the High Country Dec 26/27

The WataugaRoads.com ice/snow/rain forecast for Watauga County and the High Country for tonight and tomorrow from Brad Panovich, WCNC NewsChannel 36 Chief Meteorologist.

Boone Power Outage

Reports of power and some traffic lights in Boone are out, not sure of the cause yet. At 1:35pm text message report that “Lights at wendys intersection and sagebrush are … Read more…

Ice Storm, Snow Storm, No Storm

It’s not really The Night Before Christmas or A Christmas Carol but how about “The Tale of Three High Country Christmases Past” 2009 Ice Storm: More than 21,000 customers of … Read more…

North Carolina Gas Tax Increases Jan 1

Even though it was expected, the recent news that North Carolina’s gas tax is going up is not sitting well with motorists in the state. On Tuesday Revenue Secretary David … Read more…

Power Outage In Boone

*Updated Thursday 11:15am – According to reports in the area the outage was caused by a problem at the Perkinsville substation* Power reported out on east Boone- New Market area … Read more…

105 delays

105 about 100 yards before Wendy’s in n bound lane pic.twitter.com/Mnmvqbcx

Recent Sights

Several of our facebook and twitter followers sent in pictures and video to recent sights across the High Country. One of the coolest comes from Randal McBride at RMHD Films … Read more…