Blowing Rock WoodWorks

Open 7 days




Custom Orders, unique pieces

Live edge Dining Tables, Desks




Enjoy Winter in Boone


Boone has plenty of winter fun for

the whole family! 

Three ski resorts, snow tubing at

Hawksnest, great restaurants and

warm, friendly places to stay.


Plan your adventure at:

Scott's Landscaping

Licensed General Contractor


Specializing in commercial &

large residential projects

  • Landscape & Hardscape
  • Retaining Walls
  • Hydro-Seeding
  • Grading
  • Excavation
  • Land Clearing

  Cell:  336-657-0545

Office:  336-372-1626

High Country Stone



Marble, Quartz,

Soapstone, Vetrazzo,


Full Slabs on site!


6489 Old 421 S,

Deep Gap, NC


Blue Ridge Traveler

 Lake James, Linville Falls,

Marion, Little Switzerland,

and Old Fort, NC


Relax, Explore, & Connect

click for

Fun Finds and Freebies

Make Text Larger Make Text Smaller Switch Fonts Email This Page Click Here For A Printable Version
Station Sponsor

Media Sponsors

NWS Winter Storm Warning (Grayson County)

NWS Special Weather Statement (Grayson County)

NWS Wind Advisory (Grayson County)

Current Conditions

Temp: 30.4°F

Forecast Last Updated at Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 11:59AM

Spring What?

What first full day of Spring? Rain transitioned to snow late last night and continues over all of western Virginia this afternoon before tapering off overnight. When it's all said and done accumulations tally in the 1"-4" range for locations such as Independence and Hillsville. Further west towards Wytheville and the higher ridges, snowfall totals are more like 4"-7". For details about snow accumulations, see our Welcome to Spring Snow Totals graphic. Today and Thursday are quite windy, but the sun returns tomorrow. For those needing a warm-up you will have to wait until a week from now. In fact, another good snow may become reality this weekend.

The 2019 Blue Ridge Parkway Calendar Photo Contest is underway. You can submit photos now til March, 26. We wanted to keep the momentum going from this year's calendar. So, we'll start now and have calendars on store shelves sooner than ever before.


Hi: 38 Lo: 25

Cloudy; Light snow and snow showers; Cold; NW wind 10-20 mph & gusty

Hi: 44 Lo: 26

Partly sunny; Cold; NW wind 15-25 mph with gusts to 40

Hi: 45 Lo: 28

Partly cloudy; Still cool, but not as windy; NW wind 10-15 mph

Hi: 41 Lo: 28

Mostly cloudy; PM rain or a rain/snow mix, becoming all snow Sat. night

Hi: 41 Lo: 27

Mostly cloudy; AM snow or snow showers; Some clearing late

Further Out

Monday - Partly cloudy; Chilly; High in the mid 40s; Low in the lower 30s
Tuesday - Partly cloudy; Not as cold; High in the lower 50s; Low in the lower 40s

Forecast Discussion

The hits keep on coming! As two areas of low pressure consolidate up the East Coast today snow flies from the TN Valley to the tip of Maine (and beyond). Snow showers taper off tonight leaving a broad swath of moderate snow through all of western Virginia. This would be more fun if it weren't late March and the wind wasn't as bad.

Thursday and Friday provide a chilly respite as high pressure builds through the region. However, Thursday is still blustery, just brighter and not as cold as today.

This weekend an area of low pressure moves from Missouri (Saturday) to the Carolinas coast Sunday. Clouds increase Friday night and light rain or a wintry mix develops Saturday, mainly in the afternoon. As it turns colder Saturday night we'll transition to all snow ending Sunday late morning or midday. Surface temperatures will make this one a close-call and it could end up being a higher elevation deal, but another widespread plowable snow event for western Virginia is very doable. It's not a bad idea to start wrapping your brain around that now.

Temperatures slowly moderate the first half of next week. Monday remains seasonably cold as a chilly wedge of high pressure builds into the Appalachians. Finally we'll start to break free Tuesday and get into more legitimate spring warmth Wednesday and beyond.


Using information from RaysWeather.Com

First, all data and forecasts on RaysWeather.Com are the intellectual property of, Inc. Here is our usage policy regarding rebroadcast or redistribution of any information from our site...

"The reader is not permitted to reproduce, retransmit, redistribute any weather data, forecasts, analysis, image, or any other product from this site to any other person or entity, in any format by any means. All information, data, and images contained on any page of this site are copyrighted by RaysWeather.Com, Inc. (unless otherwise noted) and is the property of RaysWeather.Com, Inc. Information, data, and images from this site may not be archived or stored for future use. Exceptions to this condition of use may only be made by express, written permission of RaysWeather.Com." See our Terms and Conditions page.

In short, if you do not have a written agreement with us to do so, you do not have permission to republish any information found on this site. If you work for a media entity (TV, radio, website, newspaper, etc.) and wish to republish information from this site, please contact us at or call our offices at 828.264.2030.