Tropical Storm Claudette Set To Bring Rain To Portions Of Western North Carolina

Good Saturday Morning. Tropical Storm Claudette was designated at 0500 hrs this morning and is coming ashore just southwest of New Orleans. This disorganized Tropical Storm holds most of it’s heavy rainfall on the east side of the parent low pressure circulation. Locally, the area is under mostly clear skies. A thin layer of brokenContinue reading “Tropical Storm Claudette Set To Bring Rain To Portions Of Western North Carolina”

Severe Weather Threatens Our Area Again Today

Good Sunday Morning. We are still expecting some severe weather impacts today. Take note that the timeline has changed from yesterday’s. The timeline has moved up a few hours and we now expect impacts occuring first in the western foothills between 10am and Noon and then moving east from there. The ingredients for severe weatherContinue reading “Severe Weather Threatens Our Area Again Today”

Severe Weather Risk Increasing Thursday Across The Carolinas.

A very moist and energetic airmass will move into the Carolina’s Thursday, bringing with it the chance of scattered damaging winds and isolated tornadoes. A major severe weather outbreak is looking more and more likely in Mississippi, Alabama, and parts of Tennessee Wednesday Night including strong tornadoes. Locally here across Western North Carolina the systemContinue reading “Severe Weather Risk Increasing Thursday Across The Carolinas.”

A Complex Weather Setup Today. Some Get Spring-like Temps and Some Stay Cool.

Good Tuesday Morning. As of 6:30am: Water vapor imagery and radar continue to show showers and thunderstorms pushing off to the east. The residual cold air wedge currently in place will lift north toward the NC/SC boarder with a warm front this morning. Currently the front is draped just south of the I-85 corridor. AContinue reading “A Complex Weather Setup Today. Some Get Spring-like Temps and Some Stay Cool.”

The Week Of The Great Weather Roller Coaster Ride.

You all know the saying. If you don’t like what the weather is currently doing in North Carolina, give it a day and it will change. This week will resemble that. Skies will begin to cloud up slowly through the day as our next weather system approaches the area. Temperatures may tickle 50° today. SkiesContinue reading “The Week Of The Great Weather Roller Coaster Ride.”

Dry Air and Marginal Temps Limit Snowfall Accumulations In Foothills and Northwest Piedmont.

Thursday Night and Friday were forecast to bring anywhere from a trace of snow accumulation along the South Carolina State Boarder to as much as 8 inches across the eastern facing mountain slopes. That forecast verified in some areas but in many other communities, the storm left behind nothing but wet roads and mud. SeveralContinue reading “Dry Air and Marginal Temps Limit Snowfall Accumulations In Foothills and Northwest Piedmont.”

Snow, Sleet, and Don’t Be Surprised To See Brief Rain At Onset Tonight. Winter Storm Watches and Warnings Issued.

Sponsored by Four Seasons Property Maintenance here is your Thursday Morning Update. Good morning everyone. We are approximately 12-15 hours away from the start of this upcoming winter storm. Any needed preparations should be completed by 7pm tonight. A vigorous upper level low pressure is centered over Newellton Louisiana and crossing the Mississippi River fromContinue reading “Snow, Sleet, and Don’t Be Surprised To See Brief Rain At Onset Tonight. Winter Storm Watches and Warnings Issued.”

Accumulating Snow In The Forecast Friday.

SPONORED BY: FOUR SEASONS PROPERTY MAINTENANCE As of 8am Wednesday…. High pressure is building over Canada forcing the jet stream south. A very active weather pattern is evolving and we will start to feel the impacts this Friday. Below average temperatures are likely for the next two weeks. An upper level low pressure system willContinue reading “Accumulating Snow In The Forecast Friday.”