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HEAT ADVISORY : 11 AM TO 9 PM Friday : EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH : This Weekend
[ 0 ] July 18, 2019

HEAT ADVISORY : 11 AM TO 9 PM Friday : EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH : This Weekend

HEAT ADVISORY TODAY : EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH OVER WEEKEND Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Rappahannock-Orange-Culpeper- Including the cities of Lovingston, Charlottesville, Stanardsville, Madison, Washington, Orange, Gordonsville, and Culpeper 352 AM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019 …HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING… …EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH […]

Nelson / Beech Grove : Crews Battle Fully Involved House Fire (Video)
[ 0 ] July 15, 2019

Nelson / Beech Grove : Crews Battle Fully Involved House Fire (Video)

Beech Grove Nelson County, Virginia Fire crews from area departments responded to the scene of a full involved house fire near the intersection of Horseshoe Mountain Road just off of Rhue Hollow Road. Multiple fire departments responded. Severe thunderstorms with intense lightning were in the area minutes before. But the cause is not known yet. […]

FLASH FLOOD WATCH : CANCELED
[ 0 ] July 7, 2019

FLASH FLOOD WATCH : CANCELED

The previously issued Flash Flood Watch is canceled : https://inws.ncep.noaa.gov/a/a.php?i=36360592 A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from noon Sunday into Sunday evening for the areas highlighted in green. Click on the image above for the absolute latest updates from NWS. Flood Watch
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
715 AM EDT Sun Jul 7 2019

…Thunderstorms with heavy […]

Nelson : Author Lynn Coffey At Oakland Museum Saturday - July 20 : Book Signing : Crazy Quilt
[ 0 ] July 6, 2019

Nelson : Author Lynn Coffey At Oakland Museum Saturday – July 20 : Book Signing : Crazy Quilt

    Nelson County, Virginia Author Lynn Coffey will be at Oakland Museum Saturday, July 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to sign her latest “Backroads” book “Crazy Quilt.” This is the sixth book in the series containing oral histories of native people still living in the Virginia highlands. All are available at the […]

Wintergreen : Annual Fireworks Celebration Bookends Long Holiday Weekend
[ 0 ] July 5, 2019

Wintergreen : Annual Fireworks Celebration Bookends Long Holiday Weekend

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia The skies above Wintergreen Resort were full of beautiful bright colors Thursday night during the annual 4th of July fireworks celebration held around 9:30 PM. Rain and thunderstorms earllier in the evening raised some concerns as to whether the event would take place, but the storms cleared and the fireworks started […]

News Alert : Nelson : Severe Thunderstorms Cause Hail : Numerous Trees Down Across County (Video)
[ 0 ] June 28, 2019

News Alert : Nelson : Severe Thunderstorms Cause Hail : Numerous Trees Down Across County (Video)

Nelson County, Virginia Severe Thunderstorms that moved through Nelson County late Friday afternoon caused numerous trees to come down in the high winds. Intense hail fell for a few minutes in Nellysford when the storms moved through. Nellysford : Hail on Friday : June 28, 2019 from Tommy Stafford on Vimeo. Video in player above […]

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Wintry Mix Falls In Mountains At Wintergreen Wednesday Morning
[ 0 ] November 8, 2017

Wintry Mix Falls In Mountains At Wintergreen Wednesday Morning

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia While people living in the lowlands got nothing more than a cold rain into the early morning hours Wednesday, people living in the mountains got another reminder that winter isn’t that far away. The coldest weather of the season is on the way late this week. I talk more about it […]

Fall Colors Popping Now In The Blue Ridge
[ 0 ] November 7, 2016

Fall Colors Popping Now In The Blue Ridge

Nelson County, Virginia You may have noticed our banner photo switched at the top of this page to a nice fall one. Dima Holmes of Wintergreen Real Estate let us use that one. Perfectly sums up the beautiful colors popping here now. As a matter of fact, in the highest of elevations the leaves are […]

Beautiful Sight Along The Blue Ridge Parkway
[ 0 ] June 14, 2016

Beautiful Sight Along The Blue Ridge Parkway

Near Bald Mountain Blue Ridge Parkway – Central Virginia There’s never a lack of beautiful pictures along the Blue Ridge Parkway regardless of the time of year. Robert Stull, the owner of Hickman’s Grocery in Beech Grove of Nelson County, recently grabbed this shot from the BRP looking toward Bald Mountain. The clouds dropping over […]

Severe Storms Move Across The Blue Ridge (Video)
[ 0 ] May 2, 2016

Severe Storms Move Across The Blue Ridge (Video)

Nelson County, Virginia Severe thunderstorms moved across the Blue Ridge area lat Monday afternoon dropping hail from the size of to larger than quarters. On Route 6 River Road in Nelson County, heavy rains along with hail stripped leaves from many trees. Above, Jon Goff grabbed this video of hail falling late Monday afternoon near […]

Thunderstorms Roll Through The Blue Ridge Thursday Evening  (Video)
[ 0 ] April 29, 2016

Thunderstorms Roll Through The Blue Ridge Thursday Evening (Video)

Roseland Nelson County, Virginia You know spring is finally here when the thunderstorms start rolling through the mountains of Virginia. Thursday evening lots of folks got a light show in the sky accompanied by big booms of thunder and even some small hail. The chances for rain will continue over the next several days into […]

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 […]