Weekend Winter Weather Update. Trend For Snow, Going Up. First Call Map and Timeline Released

Good Wednesday Afternoon. We hope your day is going well. What a beautiful but seasonably chilly day across the area. It is certainly not as warm as it was yesterday. Today has the same amount of daylight as November 15th. We gained 1 minute and 38 seconds of daylight today. The weather over the nextContinue reading “Weekend Winter Weather Update. Trend For Snow, Going Up. First Call Map and Timeline Released”

Rain Removed From Tuesday’s Forecast. All Eyes On Potential Winter Storm #3.

Good morning. It is Tuesday January 25th, 2022. Today’s sunrise will be at 7:33am and sunset will be at 5:48pm. You can feel the days getting a little bit longer. I won’t be long now until the sun sets after 6:00pm. Today we have the same amount of daylight as November 16th, though we haveContinue reading “Rain Removed From Tuesday’s Forecast. All Eyes On Potential Winter Storm #3.”

No Change In Our Forecast. Snow Flurries and Light Snow Showers This Evening.

Its the pressing weather question. Who is getting snow and who isn’t. Our forecast looks good looking at the latest data. The big take away from us here is that this snow event will be most impactful along and east of I-77 and Southeast of I-85. A lot of the mountians picked up on lightContinue reading “No Change In Our Forecast. Snow Flurries and Light Snow Showers This Evening.”

Snow Flurries Tonight and Friday. Our Forecast Trends Down Again.

Good morning to everyone across the foothills. I hope you all have a great day. Here is your Jackson Hewitt of Morganton Winter Weather Update. Overnight the models continued to trend toward a moisture starved system that remains further off of the southeast coastline. This means there will be limited moisture thrown back into theContinue reading “Snow Flurries Tonight and Friday. Our Forecast Trends Down Again.”

Tracking That Second Potential Winter Storm For Late Week. Impacts Possible. Here Is What We Know

Good Tuesday Afternoon. We continue to monitor two weather systems for the late week and early weekend that could come together and produce more wintery precipitation across the area. We have talked about the split-flow and how it is always conducive to producing winter storms on the east coast. Thursday a piece of energy willContinue reading “Tracking That Second Potential Winter Storm For Late Week. Impacts Possible. Here Is What We Know”

Are You Prepared For The Upcoming Winter Storm?

Good afternoon. I wanted to share some good reminders from NC Emergency Management and Ready NC! This isn’t to drive hype or panic. This is just shared with you for reminders for something you may have forgotten. Here is the source link: https://www.readync.gov/stay-informed/north-carolina-hazards/winter-weather Before Winter Storms and Extreme Cold The tips below will help youContinue reading “Are You Prepared For The Upcoming Winter Storm?”

As Winter Storm Chances For The Weekend Increase, Now Is The Time To Plan.

Chief Meteorologist Chris White Are your winter weather plans updated? Do you have a plan should winds or precipitation cause power outages? Do you have an alternate source of heat? Now may be the time to make those plans. A winter weather event is looking more and more likely for the late weekend. If youContinue reading “As Winter Storm Chances For The Weekend Increase, Now Is The Time To Plan.”

Brutal Cold Friday With Slow Weekend Moderation. Wet Weather Returns Sunday.

Good Thursday Morning. Clear skies greet you this morning if you are headed out but clouds will rapidly increase this afternoon as a short wave system advances toward the area. Snow chances remain in mountains with just light shower chances out over the foothills tonight. As of 10:00am skies across the area are clear withContinue reading “Brutal Cold Friday With Slow Weekend Moderation. Wet Weather Returns Sunday.”

Quiet Weather Wednesday Before Our Next Weather System Approaches. Winter Weather Chances Return.

Good Tuesday Afternoon. It was a beautiful day today across the area. Our active weather pattern continues though. Low pressure will come on shore tonight in the Pacific Northwest and then track Southeast toward The Carolina’s. This system will track very similar to Monday Morning’s weather system but doesn’t look as strong. First off weContinue reading “Quiet Weather Wednesday Before Our Next Weather System Approaches. Winter Weather Chances Return.”

Winter Returns Tonight. Your Afternoon Updated Forecast.

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