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

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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

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