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Jan 2-5 2013 Conditions

Last Updated on January 2, 2013 9:17 am

Wednesday Jan 2

9:15am – getting reports of snow in Foscoe, Creston and Beech

9:18am via Twitter – Spitting light snow in Newland up Sugar Mtn #2 rd.

‎9:25am – snow reports coming in from all across the county now. From Bethel to Blowing Rock fb reports coming in of snow

A look at the snow on Beech Mountain via Beech Mountain Facebook page. Photo by Amy Morrison.

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2:35pm – Boone Police are reporting a robbery just occurred at Rite Aide/Shadowline. Suspect is a white male, Full Eyebrows/Dark Toboggan/Gray Hoodie/Black Jacket & Bandana possibly armed. If seen call 268-6900 or 911

Thursday Jan 3

Avery County Schools are on a 2hr delay. Watauga schools are still out on break

8am reports – ” Foggy top of mtn in zionville. And snow flurries from vilas here. Came through about 30 Mins ago though”

Via twitter – 28 deg and very foggy at 4000′ elev NW Watauga Co.Very small patches of Ice on the dirt road.

Light snow reported in Boone

9:30am – per DOT – No road closure on 321 in Blowing Rock 2day due to current weather conditions. For closure updates call (828)964-3260. #321

9:30am – Blue Ridge Parkway at Greenhill Road is icy per scanner. EMS responding to a wreck requesting that section be closed off.

2:08pm – getting report that State Farm is one lane due to road work.

Friday Jan 4
No lane closures today on #US321 in Blowing Rock. Limited ops. Slow down, stay alert. Call (828) 964-3260 for more information.

The view this morning for High Country motorist.


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