Sustained Cold Pattern Incoming For Second Half of December

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Tuesday afternoon, some huge changes are coming in the weather world later this week and we appear to be heading toward a long stretch of cold weather as we near the Christmas holiday. 🎄🥶 The pattern changer begins with our large upper level system that will move east bringing heavyContinue reading “Sustained Cold Pattern Incoming For Second Half of December”

Significant Rainfall Expected Mid-Week

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Monday afternoon to everyone. Sunshine has returned to the region after a long stretch of cloudy, wet and chilly days. The sun will appear again on Tuesday but changes will quickly occur for the midweek timeframe. A large storm system back over the Western US will cross the Rockies andContinue reading “Significant Rainfall Expected Mid-Week”

Prolonged Cloudy and Wet Pattern To Break Down Next 24 Hours

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley This past week has been rough if you are one who relies on nice weather for your job, to spend free time outdoors or even for your mental health…it’s been a long stretch of cloudy, wet, cool conditions. The good news today is that we are going to finally see aContinue reading “Prolonged Cloudy and Wet Pattern To Break Down Next 24 Hours”

Storm System To Move Across US Next Week to Initiate Pattern Change

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Friday morning to everyone. We talked yesterday on the blog about the current weather setup here across the Carolinas and a large part of the Eastern US. We are stuck between a pair of ridges and the prevailing flow is blocked out of the west and southwest. That is leadingContinue reading “Storm System To Move Across US Next Week to Initiate Pattern Change”

Where o’ Where Has The Sunshine Gone?

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Thursday morning. We are in a stuck weather pattern right now, sunshine has been very little over the past several days and we are starting your Thursday much the same. So, what is causing this? Basically the Southeast US is caught in a conveyor belt between height patterns located overContinue reading “Where o’ Where Has The Sunshine Gone?”

Showers and Some Thunderstorms Possible Late Tonight and Wednesday Morning. Severe Weather Risk Is Limited

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Tuesday morning to everyone, our next weather system is organizing and will come our way in the next 12-24 hours bringing another round of rainfall to the Western Carolinas. A look at the water vapor image this morning shows a trough moving east of the Rockies later today, strong windsContinue reading “Showers and Some Thunderstorms Possible Late Tonight and Wednesday Morning. Severe Weather Risk Is Limited”

Pleasant Saturday On The Way. Next Round of Moisture Comes in Early Sunday Morning

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Friday afternoon, hope your holiday weekend has been great to this point. We had an upper level feature to bring a little moisture early this morning. “Little” being the key word as most places received just enough rainfall to wet the roadways. That feature is gone and now the mainContinue reading “Pleasant Saturday On The Way. Next Round of Moisture Comes in Early Sunday Morning”

Updated Look at Thanksgiving Weekend Weather; Unsettled at Times

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Wednesday evening to everyone, let’s hone in on the important holiday weekend and the weather expected here across the Western Carolinas. First off, looking at the water vapor loop (click to watch!) you can see that a large part of the country is experiencing calm weather for this most importantContinue reading “Updated Look at Thanksgiving Weekend Weather; Unsettled at Times”

Thanksgiving Week Preview: Slowly Moderating Temperatures. Rain Chances Return For Holiday Weekend

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Hope everyone has had a great weekend. Monday begins a busy week of holiday travel for people across the nation. What is the weather looking like for Thanksgiving across Western North Carolina? Well, here’s your answer… Cold northwest flow that has dominated the weather over the past 7-10 days is relaxingContinue reading “Thanksgiving Week Preview: Slowly Moderating Temperatures. Rain Chances Return For Holiday Weekend”

Below Normal Temperatures Remain Through the Upcoming Weekend

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Wednesday evening, we continue to be in the midst of a cold weather pattern across the Eastern United States for November standards. and that will remain over the next few days. Temperatures this time of the year average out in the upper 50’s across the Northern Foothills with temps aroundContinue reading “Below Normal Temperatures Remain Through the Upcoming Weekend”