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Light Snow Accumulating In Mountains
[ 0 ] February 9, 2016

Light Snow Accumulating In Mountains

   Devils Knob Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia As predicted, light snow began falling in the higher elevations across the mountains in the Central Virginia Blue Ridge.  Dima Holmes grabbed the shot above at Wintergreen Real Estate Company’s mountain location. As of 10:15 Tuesday morning only a light accumulation had occurred. But still pretty to […]

Snowfall Not A Big Deal - But Cold On The Way Is!
[ 0 ] February 8, 2016

Snowfall Not A Big Deal – But Cold On The Way Is!

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Our buddy over at CBS-19 The Newsplex in Charlottesville, Chief Meteorologist Travis Koshko, posted his thinking about snowfall over the next day or so. As you can tell in his Snow-O-Meter graphic below, he’s not feeling the love on this particular round of wintry weather! Rain showers will mix with and […]

Wintergreen : Chief 2 - Dobie Fish Retires After More Than 3 Decades On The Job With Wintergreen Fire
[ 0 ] February 7, 2016

Wintergreen : Chief 2 – Dobie Fish Retires After More Than 3 Decades On The Job With Wintergreen Fire

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia For over 3 decades Dobie Fish has been on the job at Wintergreen Fire & Rescue. This month Dobie (Chief 2 – the assistant fire chief) is putting down the helmet and retiring. He’s been the asistant chief since 2009. Above, our April 2009 (from then Nelson County Life Magazine) story […]

A Quiet Weekend Across The Blue Ridge - Possible Light Snow By Monday Night & Much Colder
[ 0 ] February 5, 2016

A Quiet Weekend Across The Blue Ridge – Possible Light Snow By Monday Night & Much Colder

Listen to Tommy’s weekend weathercast below. Saturday and Sunday are great, possible light snow back by Monday night with much colder temps all of next week.

ROUTE 60 CLOSURE IN BUENA VISTA RESCHEDULED FOR FEB 4TH (Detour Through Rockbridge & Amherst Counties)
[ 0 ] February 2, 2016

ROUTE 60 CLOSURE IN BUENA VISTA RESCHEDULED FOR FEB 4TH (Detour Through Rockbridge & Amherst Counties)

VIA VDOT STAUNTON The planned closure of Route 60 (East 29th Street/Midland Trail) in Buena Vista has been postponed until Thursday, February 4, because of expected rainfall on Tuesday and Wednesday. The city has scheduled this closure from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. while a contractor replaces a drainage pipe near the eastern city limits. […]

Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival
[ 0 ] February 1, 2016

Devils Backbone & Justin Billcheck Productions Announce Hoopla As Their Fall Festival

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Justin Billcheck Productions present the Hoopla, a new festival that will bring folks together to craft an adventure at Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows (200 Mosbys Run) starting Thursday, September 29 through Sunday, October 2. Devils Backbone Hoopla attendees can camp out, enjoy workshops and outdoor activities […]

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Beautiful Colors Still Popping Across The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] October 24, 2015

Beautiful Colors Still Popping Across The Blue Ridge

Sherando Lake Augusta County, Virginia William Groah has sent us many beautiful images over the year and this one is a beauty as well. Earlier in the week grabbed this shot of the brilliant fall colors reflecting in the water at Sherando Lake in Augusta County as the sun started rising. Very pretty! Nice one […]

Warm Days & Cool Nights In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] October 21, 2015

Warm Days & Cool Nights In The Blue Ridge

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Final preps are being made by area farmers cross the Blue Ridge as daylight grows shorter and colder weather looms on the horizon. Above, Brian Kidd parked the tractor after a day of raking up the hay for baling later in the week. After that, things are pretty much over in […]

Storms Roll Through Blue Ridge Area
[ 0 ] April 8, 2015

Storms Roll Through Blue Ridge Area

Afton, Nelson County, VA The first thunderstorms of the Spring season rolled through Wednesday afternoon. Generally speaking rain anounts were between 1/3′ to 1/2″, but the lightning was pretty intense for sure! There’s another chance for thunderstorms on Friday (some southern counties may see Thursday as well) with low 80′s possible as well. Listen below.

Beautiful Start To Monday
[ 0 ] March 16, 2015

Beautiful Start To Monday

Central Virginia Blue Ridge 75 degrees to start off the week and a glorious sunrise, our Facebook feed was full of the pretty views Monday morning. Yes, winter is still officially here, but its days are numbered! Enjoy!

Just A Cold Rain Down Below - But Pretty Up Top!
[ 0 ] February 10, 2015

Just A Cold Rain Down Below – But Pretty Up Top!

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Hard to believe after a 73° high on Sunday (lower 60′s mountains) that snow and ice were back so soon. Up at Wintergreen Tuesday morning freezing temps combined with foggy conditions to make some pretty displays. Though roads were fine, many trees and plants were coated in a magical winter display! […]

Beautiful Start To Tuesday After Overnight Snow In Mountains
[ 0 ] January 27, 2015

Beautiful Start To Tuesday After Overnight Snow In Mountains

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Most people in the immediate Central Virginia Blue Ridge area didn’t see much from this latest round of snow that fell. But, a couple of inches of new snow fell in the overnight hours Monday. That brings the total to about 4″ (since Sunday) in the highest of elevations near […]