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  • Wintergreen Resort Opens For Ski Season - Earliest Ever!

    Wintergreen Resort Opens For Ski Season – Earliest Ever!

    Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia We’ve been telling you for several days that it looked like Wintergreen Resort would be open by the day after Thanksgiving. It happened and it was the first time ever they were able to get open by Thanksgiving weekend. Thanks to mother nature’s help with cold temps and an additional […]

  • Thanksgiving Eve Snow Begins Across The Blue Ridge Area

    Thanksgiving Eve Snow Begins Across The Blue Ridge Area

    Central Virginia Blue Ridge As Tommy’s been discussing over the past several days, a Thanksgiving Eve winter storm began hitting the Blue Ridge area around daylight Wednesday. Down below the temperatures have primarily been too warm for snow coverage in the immediate area. But up top at Wintergreen and along the Blue Ridge Parkway, plenty […]

  • Nelson: Search Over For Suspect That Fled After Pursuit By Deputy : Updated 11.27.14 - 5:00 PM

    Nelson: Search Over For Suspect That Fled After Pursuit By Deputy : Updated 11.27.14 – 5:00 PM

    Near Wingina Nelson County, VA (Updated 11.27.14 5:00 PM) Nelson County Sheriff David Brooks confirmed to BRL that the search for the suspect being sought in the pursuit two days ago is over and 26 year old Lance Sites is dead. “Family made the discovery. We are investigating the circumstances as to exactly what happened […]

  • WINTER STORM WARNING (expired)

    WINTER STORM WARNING (expired)

    Central Virginia Blue Ridge The Thanksgiving Eve snowstorm everyone has been talking about will be taking shape on Wednesday. The areas most dramatically affected will be in the highest of elevations, but any heavy snowfall down below has the potential to create some tricky driving as well. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect Wednesday […]

  • Winter Storm Warning (expired)

    Winter Storm Warning (expired)

    WINTER STORM WARNING Winter Storm Warning Statement as of 7:43 AM EST on November 26, 2014 …Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening… * precipitation type…snow. * Accumulations…1 to 3 inches below 1500 feet. 8 to 16 inches above 1500 feet. * Timing…snow will continue through today along the ridge […]

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Wintergreen Resort Opens For Ski Season - Earliest Ever!
[ 0 ] November 28, 2014

Wintergreen Resort Opens For Ski Season – Earliest Ever!

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia We’ve been telling you for several days that it looked like Wintergreen Resort would be open by the day after Thanksgiving. It happened and it was the first time ever they were able to get open by Thanksgiving weekend. Thanks to mother nature’s help with cold temps and an additional […]

Thanksgiving Eve Snow Begins Across The Blue Ridge Area
[ 0 ] November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Eve Snow Begins Across The Blue Ridge Area

Central Virginia Blue Ridge As Tommy’s been discussing over the past several days, a Thanksgiving Eve winter storm began hitting the Blue Ridge area around daylight Wednesday. Down below the temperatures have primarily been too warm for snow coverage in the immediate area. But up top at Wintergreen and along the Blue Ridge Parkway, plenty […]

Nelson: Search Over For Suspect That Fled After Pursuit By Deputy : Updated 11.27.14 - 5:00 PM
[ 0 ] November 25, 2014

Nelson: Search Over For Suspect That Fled After Pursuit By Deputy : Updated 11.27.14 – 5:00 PM

Near Wingina Nelson County, VA (Updated 11.27.14 5:00 PM) Nelson County Sheriff David Brooks confirmed to BRL that the search for the suspect being sought in the pursuit two days ago is over and 26 year old Lance Sites is dead. “Family made the discovery. We are investigating the circumstances as to exactly what happened […]

WINTER STORM WARNING (expired)
[ 0 ] November 25, 2014

WINTER STORM WARNING (expired)

Central Virginia Blue Ridge The Thanksgiving Eve snowstorm everyone has been talking about will be taking shape on Wednesday. The areas most dramatically affected will be in the highest of elevations, but any heavy snowfall down below has the potential to create some tricky driving as well. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect Wednesday […]

Winter Storm Warning (expired)
[ 0 ] November 25, 2014

Winter Storm Warning (expired)

WINTER STORM WARNING Winter Storm Warning Statement as of 7:43 AM EST on November 26, 2014 …Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening… * precipitation type…snow. * Accumulations…1 to 3 inches below 1500 feet. 8 to 16 inches above 1500 feet. * Timing…snow will continue through today along the ridge […]

WINTER STORM WATCH (expired)
[ 0 ] November 24, 2014

WINTER STORM WATCH (expired)

Winter Storm Watch Winter Storm Watch Statement as of 4:07 AM EST on November 25, 2014 …Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday morning through Wednesday afternoon… * precipitation type…snow. * Accumulations…potential for five inches or more. * Timing…Wednesday morning through Wednesday afternoon. * Temperatures…upper 20s to lower 30s above 1000 feet. Lower to […]

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As Cooler Weather Moved In Over The Weekend : Some Pretty Pictures!
[ 0 ] September 7, 2014

As Cooler Weather Moved In Over The Weekend : Some Pretty Pictures!

Nelson County, VA Much cooler weather has moved into the Blue Ridge and it looks like it will be here for the next several days. Though we will have the chance for several showers in the forecast through the period, we won’t have the chance for those oppressive 90°+ readings anymore! Tommy talks more about […]

Something You Don't See Very Often : James River Frozen Near Lynchburg
[ 0 ] January 30, 2014

Something You Don’t See Very Often : James River Frozen Near Lynchburg

Lynchburg, VA It’s not often you see the James River frozen over with some snow on top, but David Wilt of Lynchburg found just that. He snapped the photo above after touring the Devils Backbone Outpost in Lexington headed back home. Thankfully Tommy says we’ll be seeing temps not this cold in the coming days. […]

Some Light And Very Pretty Snow Falls Tuesday Night
[ 0 ] January 28, 2014

Some Light And Very Pretty Snow Falls Tuesday Night

Nellysford Nelson County, VA By far the worst snowfall and wintry weather was along the souther tier of the US. But we managed to get some very dry snow here across the Central Virginia Blue Ridge in spots. Anywhere from a dusting to an inch or so was the norm. Since the air was so […]

Beauty In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] January 25, 2014

Beauty In The Blue Ridge

Wintergreen Mountain Nelson County, VA Yes, the cold temps have been, well, mighty cold. But the recent snowfall the Blue Ridge area got has made for some pretty scenes. Ned Martin of Wintergreen shared this photo with us on our Facebook Page early Saturday morning. This is one of the prettiest shots we have ever […]

Beautiful Scenes Emerging In Blue Ridge As Fall Takes Hold
[ 0 ] September 29, 2013

Beautiful Scenes Emerging In Blue Ridge As Fall Takes Hold

Skyline Drive Near Big Meadow Fall in the Blue Ridge always brings beautiful sights. Though we are still 2-3 weeks from peak here in the Central Virginia Blue Ridge, there are some breathtaking views already. BRLM Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura grabbed a beauty Sunday afternoon along Skyline Drive at Fisher’s Gap. Just beautiful!

Nelson: Beautiful Late Fall Skies Over The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] November 27, 2012

Nelson: Beautiful Late Fall Skies Over The Blue Ridge

Near Nellysford Nelson County, VA As we head into the final weeks of fall before winter officially begins on December 22, the skies across the Blue Ridge continue presenting some of the most breathtaking sunrises and sunsets! Olivia Ellis in Nelson County sent us this beauty. “Taken this past week from my front door at […]