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Just How Cold Was It? How Did Temperatures in Your Area Compare to Rest of the High Country Last Night

Published Friday, January 24, 2014 at 10:15 am
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We sure hope you stayed as warm as you could last night. This morning, many temperatures around the High Country haven't even broken zero yet. Last night, temperatures around the High Country got simply frigid and today has already proven to be the third coldest Jan. 24 on record. Read more… by Madison V. Fisler - Photos by Ken Ketchie
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The High Country Has Hit a Cold Snap; How Does Your Area Compare with the Rest of the High Country?

Published Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 11:02 am
Brr, we sure hope you stayed warm last night, as temperatures broke first into the single digits and crept toward zero once the sun went down for many places in the High Country. While the temperatures in many places hover in the single digits and low-teens, wind chill factors remain at 5-10 below. Read more...
BY MADISON V. FISLER
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Severe Thunderstorm, Flash Flood Watch in Effect for Ashe, Wilkes, Watauga Counties Until Late Tonight

Published Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 1:05 pm
July 24, 2012. A severe thunderstorm watch, flash flood watch and hazardous weather outlook are in effect for parts of the High Country until late tonight, according to the National Weather Service. A severe thunderstorm watch 510 is in effect until 8 p.m. for Ashe, Wilkes, Watauga and Yadkin counties. Read more...
BY GREG HINCE
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Unusually Warm Weather for the High Country; Near Record Highs – in 70s – the Next Two Days

Published Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 12:20 pm
March 13, 2012. BOONE -- The High Country has already seen one of the warmest overall winters on record. Now, with seven days left until the first day of spring, Boone is looking at highs of 70 degrees for Wednesday and Thursday of this week, according to Ray's Weather. Read more...
BY PAUL T. CHOATE
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Snow Causes Area Schools to Delay, Close

Published Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:54 am
Feb. 20, 2012. WATAUGA & AVERY COUNTIES -- After a recent round of wintry weather on Feb. 19, some area schools were forced to delay or close this morning. Read more...
BY PAUL T. CHOATE
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