Light Frozen Precipitation Possible Along The Blue Ridge Tuesday Daybreak, Cold Rain Elsewhere

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Monday morning, we continue to monitor the next storm system to impact our region starting early tomorrow morning. Cold air has overtaken a large section of the United States. This morning featured temperatures in the low to mid 20’s across the Foothills and Western Piedmont. Our next storm system isContinue reading “Light Frozen Precipitation Possible Along The Blue Ridge Tuesday Daybreak, Cold Rain Elsewhere”

Winter Weather Possible For Some Tuesday. Forecast Graphics Explanation.

Forecast Graphics Here…. Good Sunday Evening to everyone. I hope you have had a great weekend. This week’s forecast requires some explanation. One that can’t be provided with just graphics. First off we know that it is going to be cold this week. Normal high temperatures for this week should be about 61°. This weekContinue reading “Winter Weather Possible For Some Tuesday. Forecast Graphics Explanation.”

Early Winter-like Cold Pattern Upcoming For The Carolinas

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Saturday morning to everyone, The significant rainfall associated with former Hurricane Nicole has left the United States and we are going to abruptly move on from tropical weather to a taste of winter. Your Saturday is going to feature one last relatively mild day as the cold air is stillContinue reading “Early Winter-like Cold Pattern Upcoming For The Carolinas”

Nicole Moves Northeast Friday Through The Southern Appalachians (Updated Timeline, Impacts)

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Thursday evening, at just before 10 pm we continue to monitor #Nicole as it now moves northward into Southwest Georgia… The remnants of Nicole will move north overnight and then northeast toward the Southern Appalachians by mid-afternoon. Looking at the very latest data, here is some updated information on theContinue reading “Nicole Moves Northeast Friday Through The Southern Appalachians (Updated Timeline, Impacts)”

Tropical Cyclone Nicole; Forecast Impacts For NC Foothills.

Good Wednesday Afternoon. As of the 10am advisory from The National Hurricane Center has Nicole 4mph below hurricane status. Nicole will come ashore somewhere near West Palm Beach Florida tonight. High pressure over the northeast will ridge down the east coast and continue to steer Nicole west into the Eastern Gulf of Mexico Thursday. AsContinue reading “Tropical Cyclone Nicole; Forecast Impacts For NC Foothills.”

Meteorological Smorgasbord: Cold, Cold and Colder…With Rain In-Between

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Tuesday to everyone, the weather right now all across the United States is providing just about anything you want. Warmth, cold, wet, dry and anything in between. And over the next week or so we will see more drastic changes. Looking back at yesterday the weather seemed more like SeptemberContinue reading “Meteorological Smorgasbord: Cold, Cold and Colder…With Rain In-Between”

2022-23 Winter Outlook; Sponsored by Mi Paloma Mexican Restaurant

Written by: Chief Meteorologist Christopher White Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley It’s the time that you have all been waiting for! We are excited to release the 2022-23 Winter Outlook for the Foothills and Western Piedmont of North Carolina including the towns of Hickory, Shelby, Morganton, Marion, Forest City, Lenoir, Lincolnton and Taylorsville. The Winter OutlookContinue reading “2022-23 Winter Outlook; Sponsored by Mi Paloma Mexican Restaurant”

Late Season Tropical Development Expected Next 48 Hours, Could Impact The Southeast/Carolinas Next Week

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley It’s November 5th on the calendar and a lot of people this time of the year focus on cold weather and the upcoming winter but we are still officially in hurricane season. The Atlantic Basin Hurricane Season does not officially end until the last day of this month. And sure enoughContinue reading “Late Season Tropical Development Expected Next 48 Hours, Could Impact The Southeast/Carolinas Next Week”

Unsettled Weekend Across The Western Carolinas

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Thursday afternoon to everyone, We are experiencing a nice day across the Western Carolinas. A lot of sunshine after starting the day with some patchy fog. Enjoy today’s weather as we quickly shift our attention to the next weather system… Easterly flow off the Atlantic will begin to move intoContinue reading “Unsettled Weekend Across The Western Carolinas”

Showers On The Way Through Halloween, Some Trick-Or-Treat Plans Could Be Impacted

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good early Sunday morning to everyone, We are anticipating an unsettled next 36-48 hours across the Western Carolinas as a dynamic storm system continues to lift northeast pushing a ribbon of moisture through the Southeast US. As you can see on the water vapor an upper low located near the OzarksContinue reading “Showers On The Way Through Halloween, Some Trick-Or-Treat Plans Could Be Impacted”