Leaf Colors

We’re in the time frame now for the peak of leaf colors. Here are some pictures this week via Mandi McClure and her blog Southern … Read more

Earliest Snow On Record

The National Weather Service is now saying last weekend’s snow (Oct 1) is now the earliest measurable snow in the state’s history. PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT … Read more

RIP Steve Jobs

So why would a website devoted to road and weather conditions in the rural mountains of North Carolina post about the death of a leading … Read more

Leaf Changing Reports

We are in the last few weeks of the fall colors. The colors appear to be a bit off this year, most locals agree it … Read more

Weekend Snow Record?

With the first snowfall over the weekend there have been some questions regarding the earliest snowfall record. Keep in mind that the Blacksburg office of … Read more

Report of Car Flip On 421

Getting a Facebook report of “Report of “a car flipped upside down in the middle if the road between dump site & Valley Grocery in … Read more

More Weekend Pictures

We’re getting more pictures from this weekends snow. Click on a picture for a larger view. All the pictures we have received this weekend are … Read more

More Snow Pictures

We are getting more pictures of the snow from today. A link to all the pictures we have received is available at the bottom of … Read more

Traffic Backup Near Tynecastle on 105

Reports of “Tractor trailer problems at the tynecastle intersection backing up traffic” and “Going towards linville in avery county on 105, tractor/ trailer hung up … Read more

Snow Pictures

Here are some of the snow pictures we have received via facebook and twitter. Feel free to upload your pics here on the site via … Read more

Wind, Cold, Snow Reports

Updated reports of snow,wind,rain from the Facebook and twitter feeds. 11:22am Saturday- If you have seen the facebook page then you are well aware of … Read more

Winds Picking Up, Bundle Up

As the afternoon wore on we have felt a real pick up in the winds. Check out these two graphics from the National Weather Service … Read more

194 Road Work

Delays again today on 194 in Valle Crucis due to road work. We have been told that work on that road has to be done … Read more

From Summer To Winter?

Looks like we are in store for the first real shot of cold air this weekend. Starting today the winds are expected to pick up … Read more

Rich Mountain Road possibly closed

Update 8:40- Most but not all rescue personnel are clear of Rich Mtn Road accident #hcroads #hctraffic Major delays across Rich Mountain Road, rollover accident … Read more

Thursday Traffic Delays

Expect delays at the entrance to 194 across from Valle Crucis School due to road work and traffic down a lane and backed up due … Read more

New Traffic Pattern

New traffic pattern on Rivers Street, no longer 4 lane on the upper end near Southern States

321 work

DOT working on 321 northbound lane at Staples. Merge left

Horn Ave Closed This Week

On Monday morning Horn Ave (leading to Horn In The West from 105ext) was closed due to construction work. A town officials tell us that … Read more

Strong Storms Possible Today

After a cloudy/foggy start to the day we could be in for more heavy rain later today. The National Weather Service is advising of “THERE … Read more

Saturday Night Sunday Morning Flooding

Heavy rains overnight lead to flooding  in Watauga County and across the High Country. Our facebook and twitter pages received reports of  flooding in many … Read more

New Log Requirements For Teen Drivers

NCDMV has posted on its website two new driving logs that teen drivers will be required to complete under the state’s graduated licensing program beginning … Read more


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Oak Street Repaved

via twitter “They finally paved this road(Oak st). The pavement is still hot. @WataugaRoads”

Rainfall Forecast

The rainfall forecast from the National Weather Service on Labor Day morning.

Flood Potential This Week

The National Weather Service is forecasting the High Country is in a moderate risk of flooding from the rain of a cold front to our … Read more