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Weekend Wind Gusts Reach Nearly 50mph In Boone, Video From Blowing Rock

Last Updated on October 24, 2016 8:15 pm

Winds were whipping  over the weekend as many residents and visitors took notice of.

The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory from Friday afternoon until noon Saturday. Boone officially recorded peak gust of 40 mph on Friday, and 43 mph on Saturday. Grandfather Mountain posted a gust of 88.5 on Saturday.

For a look back at the records for high winds in Boone, check out the Boone Wind Gust History page.

Video from The Blowing Rock Facebook page.

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