Blocking Pattern to Emerge over Next Seven Days…

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Saturday evening to everyone, hope your weekend is off to an enjoyable start. Yesterdays severe weather maker has passed our region and has left the Western Carolinas in a more stable regime. As you can see we are on the back side of the upper low which means cooler, drierContinue reading “Blocking Pattern to Emerge over Next Seven Days…”

Severe Weather Expected This Afternoon and Evening…

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Friday morning to everyone across the region, today has the potential to be a very active day in terms of severe weather across a large portion of the Southeast US due to a dynamic storm system. The 0z model suite has rolled in and has resulted in some changes toContinue reading “Severe Weather Expected This Afternoon and Evening…”

Severe Weather Possible Friday Across Western Carolinas

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Thursday morning to everyone, today will be a brief respite from thunderstorm activity as some cooler and less humid air has moved in. That will be temporary as moisture will surge back north ahead of the system current over the Plains. This system will slowly intensify aloft on Friday andContinue reading “Severe Weather Possible Friday Across Western Carolinas”

Welcome to May: Warm Weather and Storm Chances

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Sunday evening to everyone, it was an active weather day across parts of the Western Carolinas. We had scattered thunderstorms, some of them that were severe especially along interstate 40 this afternoon. There were a lot of reports of dime to quarter size hail from Mcdowell County eastward to partsContinue reading “Welcome to May: Warm Weather and Storm Chances”

Warm Spring Pattern to Continue Through Early Next Week, Slight Cooldown Thereafter

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Saturday afternoon to everyone, what a beautiful day we have on tap across the Carolinas. There’s not very much going on across the country as a whole, we do have a significant storm across the northern plains and back into Montana. But east of the Mississippi River high pressure isContinue reading “Warm Spring Pattern to Continue Through Early Next Week, Slight Cooldown Thereafter”

Below Normal Temperatures Today, Frost Possible Tonight…

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Tuesday morning to everyone! Looking at what is happening currently, yesterdays big rain maker is now up in the northeast bringing rainfall to the big cities and inland snowfall to New England. Here across North Carolina we are enjoying northwest flow on the backside of the storm. A beautiful Mid-AprilContinue reading “Below Normal Temperatures Today, Frost Possible Tonight…”

Are We Done With Frost/Freeze Threat This Spring?

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Sunday afternoon we hope you’ve had a great day. The weekend has been interesting from a weather aspect going from cold frosty conditions this morning to temperatures near 70° this afternoon. Overall this is pretty normal for early April in the Western Carolinas We are getting to that time ofContinue reading “Are We Done With Frost/Freeze Threat This Spring?”

A Look Ahead: Early Spring Rollercoaster Continues

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Saturday afternoon everyone hope your weekend is off to a great start. Let’s take a look at the weather and the pattern expected for the next several days. High pressure at the surface is established across the region and for this weekend that means we will have some nice weatherContinue reading “A Look Ahead: Early Spring Rollercoaster Continues”

A Look Ahead: Below Normal Temps Continue, Changes Occur Mid Week.

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Sunday afternoon everyone, this weekend has been a reminder that late winter type weather can still occur here in the Western Carolinas in late March. Temperatures this morning made it close to the freezing mark for a significant portion of the coverage area. Fortunately a breeze out of the westContinue reading “A Look Ahead: Below Normal Temps Continue, Changes Occur Mid Week.”

Weekend Cooldown on the Way, Frost Likely

Lead Forecaster Daniel Crawley Good Thursday morning everyone, the severe weather episode from yesterday has passed the region. We had several tornado warnings focused across the foothills last night. No word as of now if we had any touchdowns but there were some locations that did receive some tree damage and powerlines that were broughtContinue reading “Weekend Cooldown on the Way, Frost Likely”