Thursday February 26, 2015 Conditions/Reports

6am – overnight snowfall has left roads across the area covered this morning. At 3 am the 911 call center was reporting 6 inches of snow in Boone.

Downtown Boone at 6:14am

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105 in Foscoe at 6:51am

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7:15am – No reported major problem areas considering the amount of snow that fell. Main roads are at least partially snow covered, secondary and gravel roads fully covered.

7:25am – unofficial snowfall observations reported by NWS for the last 12 hours:
…WATAUGA COUNTY…
1 W AHO 8.0
BOONE 7.0
1 NNW BOONE 6.0
8 W BOONE 5.0
1 WSW FOSCOE 5.0
2 E VALLE CRUCIS 5.0
2 W BOONE 4.5
NW BOONE 3.8

Boone, 105 and Blowing Rock via http://wataugaroads.com/cams/ at 7:40am.

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Rivers Street 8am. Photo: Misty Pitts

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8:40am – near old WHS entrance on 105. Photo: Wiley Morgan

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8:44am – The side roads in town are covered. Main roads are slushy, but otherwise clear per incoming report.

1:48pm – Main roads continue to be clear, secondary roads are clear, partially snow covered or fully covered depending on location, gravel roads are covered.

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