New Market/421 Delays

Delays at New Market/421 due to wreck 7:44pm – traffic flowing again

Sleet/Snow/Rain 1/16

Received late afternoon reports of any combo of snow/sleet/rain around the county today.

Snow/Road 1/15 Updates

Slick roads across the area this morning. 7:35-8am reports – Laurel Fork off the 105 By-Pass is completely covered and it is still snowing. Downtown … Read more

Snow/Road Reports 1/14

Overnight snow has left patchy slick spots on area roads this morning. 8:54am- via twitter- @WataugaRoads some slick spots on Aho Gap! 2:45pm – getting … Read more

105 wreck

5:15pm- traffic moving on 105 now after the accident in between Broadstone Road and Baird’s Creek, lot of on looker delays reported 4:52pm- northbound of … Read more

Snow/Road Reports 1/13

***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 … Read more

Snow Reports 1/12

***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 … Read more

Traffic Report 1/12

11:49am – Getting report of possible delays on 105 in Foscoe at/near JH McLean Road due to an accident 6:24pm – Delays around Cove Creek … Read more

Snow Forecast

Much anticipated snow is back in the forecast starting tonight. Here’s the forecast from National Weather Service: High Wind Warning in effect from 6pm tonight … Read more

Storm Reports

6:34pm-The storm is moving out of the county now. Still rumbles of thunder but the hail should be over with. Click on the read more … Read more

321 Fire

very slow going on 321 near Blackberry Road, a fire in that area has traffic down to one lane. 6:11pm – Getting report that it … Read more

Bridge Closure on Jake’s Mtn Road

The Watauga County Sheriffs department is reporting that the bridge will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday) from 8am-4pm. Stewart Simmons Fire Department will have vehicles on … Read more

Wednesday Jan 4 Snow/Road Reports

5:40am – The Watauga County Communications office reports that the main roads in Watauga are in good shape, secondary roads are going to have some … Read more

105 Wreck

Getting report of major wreck on 105 at the top of the short 3 lane heading towards Foscoe past the Valle Crucis turn off. 10:15pm … Read more

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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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, … 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 … 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 … 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 … Read more

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 … 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: … 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. … 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 … 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 … Read more

White Christmas

It doesn’t appear right now that the High Country will have a white Christmas this year. The National Weather Service – Blacksburg facebook page posted … Read more

105 Accident

8:03pm – traffic should be back to or almost back to normal – per scanner information 7:23pm – traffic still slow moving as fire departments … Read more

Snow Reports for Saturday

Getting snow reports this morning via Facebook and twitter. The following came in during 8am hour: -snowing in Blowing Rock. Sticking to the car – … Read more

April 15 or December 15?

Most High Country residents and travelers are taking a double look at the calendar to make sure they know what month it really is. With … Read more