221 Thursday Wreck

Wreck on 221 between Deep Gap and West Jefferson at the south at Baldwin convenience center. Traffic is being detoured onto Frank Edwards Rd. 1:50pm … Read more

Thursday Feb 9 Road Conditions

The big story this morning is the 10 car wreck on 105. Other reports starting to come in: 7am – Seven Devils Rd. is reported … Read more

10 Car Wreck on 105

9am- 105 is back open 7:12am – There are media reports of a 10 car wreck on highway 105 near Smoketree Lodge. Per scanner traffic … Read more

221 Accident

Getting reports of a head on collision on 221 south near Idlewild Road in Fleetwood. Multiple rescue units responding and 221 is being reported closed … Read more

Wednesday Feb 8 Snow Reports

Several reports of snow and wintry mix coming in this morning. Here’s some of the reports to our twitter and facebook pages. [View the story … Read more

WBTV Video About 321

Feb 7, 2012 – Video from WBTV about the 321 widening

321 Road Widening Updates

*An on going list of information about the 321 project* Feb 10 – Pictures below updated with 13 new pictures from Wendy Estes. Feb 9, … Read more

Semi Stuck On 194

Getting reports of a semi stuck in the “S” curve on 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney

New Pages On The Website

This weekend the website was updated to make finding information about current road projects easier. With the start of 321 widening, the continued work on … Read more

February 6 Cloud Pictures

Cloud pictures from Monday morning. Photos by Kenneth Reece

Foggy Monday, Possible Slick Spots

Getting reports of heavy fog on 421 this morning. Also received a report that NCDOT was salting 321 around 6am. Ashe County Schools will operate … Read more

321 Wreck

Traffic tied up on 321 just outside Blowing Rock below Greenpark Inn due to a wreck. Exact location not known yet – 5:33pm 6:03pm- via … Read more

105 Wreck

11:05am – Reported wreck on highway 105 at Hampton Inn/Peabody’s. Vehicle is in the road blocking traffic. #hcroads

Portion of I40 closed

Though it’s not in this immediate area, it is worth noting if travels plans take you in southwest NC. Due to a rockslide in Cocke … Read more

321 DOT Monday Night Meeting

Monday night’s meeting gave home/property owners, business owners, the media and other interested parties the chance to view very detail maps concerning just about every … Read more

194 Wreck

Reports of wreck on highway 194 at the bottom of hill between the Board of Education and Howard’s Creek Road. Expect possible big delays. 5:05pm … Read more

YouTube ASU Duck Pond Video

Here’s a video from YouTube of the car being pulled out of Duck Pond Field Saturday night. Here’s the Watauga Democrat story link about the … Read more

321 DOT Meeting Monday Night Jan 30

The public will have an opportunity to find out more about the U.S. 321 widening project in Blowing Rock on Monday, Jan. 30. The N.C. … Read more

Snow Snow/Drizzle Reports Jan 28,2012

Getting reports of some snow in the High Country this afternoon http://storify.com/wataugaroads/snow-reports-1-28-2012



Boone Rainbows

Rainbow pictures in Boone around 10:30 this morning

Strong Winds Tonight

Getting several reports of very strong wind gust across the county. Between 10:30-11pm winds picked up noticeably. 11:10pm- this sounds like rain but it’s all … Read more

AppalCART project set to resume

*Article courtesy Watauga Democrat story – January 23, 2012 AppalCART project set to resume by Kellen Moore The wheels of progress often move slowly, and … Read more

Clouds Moving In

Couple of clouds shots taken around 4:45pm in Boone today. Rain is in our forecast tonight and the rest of week.

Monday 1/23 Weather Reports

6:50am – getting several reports via social media about temperatures at or close to 32 degrees on the eastern end of the county, while most … Read more

Continued Dense Fog

11:29pm via twitter- Dense fog starts at Wilkes/Watauga line on 421 roads are dry and temp is 31 degrees. 221 light fog dry roads 7pm … Read more

New Radar Feature!

On Friday the new radar page was unveiled. Thanks to Brad Panovich of WCNC-TV 36 in Charlotte for helping make it a reality. The radar … Read more

Weekend Pictures

Here’s a collection of pictures that came in yesterday and today. The top photo was sent in by Keri this morning. The bottom two are … Read more

Dense Fog

(Updated 2:20pm) 7:50am – Getting several reports of very dense fog along highway 421. Visibility down to near zero at times. Dense Fog Advisory in … Read more

Saturday 1/21 Storm Reports

8:15am- getting our second round of heavy rain in the last two hours. Getting Facebook reports of fog in the area as well.

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