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  • Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of The Blue Ridge Until Thursday Morning

    Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of The Blue Ridge Until Thursday Morning

    WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Blacksburg VA 1227 PM EST Thu Jan 17 2019 …A wintry mix beginning this afternoon… .An upper level disturbance over the Tennessee and Lower Ohio Valley will move east today, passing through the Mid-Atlantic Region tonight. […]

  • Winter Wonderland

    Winter Wonderland

    Central Virginia Blue Ridge A winter storm system that moved through the Blue Ridge area of Central Virginia dumped anywhere from 4-6 inches of snow by the time it stopped on Sunday afternoon. Sleet that fell early Sunday compacted the snow so amounts were lower but the landscape left behind was breathtaking. Dima Holmes took […]

  • WINTER STORM WARNING : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

    WINTER STORM WARNING : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

    WINTER STORM WARNING URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 222 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 This warning replaces an earlier issued watch for some Central VA counties. Charles-Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Orange-Stafford-Spotsylvania- King George- 222 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 …WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST SUNDAY… * […]

  • Winter Storm Watch : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

    Winter Storm Watch : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

    This watch has been replaced by a winter storm warning for some counties including Nelson & Wintergreen. WINTER STORM WATCH URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 337 AM EST Fri Jan 11 2019 MDZ017-VAZ036>040-050-051-056-057-111645- /O.NEW.KLWX.WS.A.0002.190112T1700Z-190113T1700Z/ St. Marys-Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Rappahannock-Orange- Culpeper-Spotsylvania-King George- 337 AM EST Fri Jan 11 2019 …WINTER STORM WATCH IN […]

  • Congressman Riggleman Works With Wintergreen Fire To Get Alternate Exit From Mountain

    Congressman Riggleman Works With Wintergreen Fire To Get Alternate Exit From Mountain

    Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Congressman Denver Riggleman visited Wintergreen on Tuesday and spoke with WFD Station Chief Curtis Sheets about fire safety issues facing Wintergreen and how the Congressional office could help. Currently, there is only one exit from the Wintergreen Resort, and a having only a single exit would cause a major threat […]

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Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of The Blue Ridge Until Thursday Morning
[ 0 ] January 17, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of The Blue Ridge Until Thursday Morning

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Blacksburg VA 1227 PM EST Thu Jan 17 2019 …A wintry mix beginning this afternoon… .An upper level disturbance over the Tennessee and Lower Ohio Valley will move east today, passing through the Mid-Atlantic Region tonight. […]

Winter Wonderland
[ 0 ] January 14, 2019

Winter Wonderland

Central Virginia Blue Ridge A winter storm system that moved through the Blue Ridge area of Central Virginia dumped anywhere from 4-6 inches of snow by the time it stopped on Sunday afternoon. Sleet that fell early Sunday compacted the snow so amounts were lower but the landscape left behind was breathtaking. Dima Holmes took […]

WINTER STORM WARNING : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)
[ 0 ] January 11, 2019

WINTER STORM WARNING : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

WINTER STORM WARNING URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 222 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 This warning replaces an earlier issued watch for some Central VA counties. Charles-Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Orange-Stafford-Spotsylvania- King George- 222 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 …WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST SUNDAY… * […]

Winter Storm Watch : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)
[ 0 ] January 11, 2019

Winter Storm Watch : EXPIRED (No Longer Current)

This watch has been replaced by a winter storm warning for some counties including Nelson & Wintergreen. WINTER STORM WATCH URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 337 AM EST Fri Jan 11 2019 MDZ017-VAZ036>040-050-051-056-057-111645- /O.NEW.KLWX.WS.A.0002.190112T1700Z-190113T1700Z/ St. Marys-Nelson-Albemarle-Greene-Madison-Rappahannock-Orange- Culpeper-Spotsylvania-King George- 337 AM EST Fri Jan 11 2019 …WINTER STORM WATCH IN […]

Congressman Riggleman Works With Wintergreen Fire To Get Alternate Exit From Mountain
[ 0 ] January 8, 2019

Congressman Riggleman Works With Wintergreen Fire To Get Alternate Exit From Mountain

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Congressman Denver Riggleman visited Wintergreen on Tuesday and spoke with WFD Station Chief Curtis Sheets about fire safety issues facing Wintergreen and how the Congressional office could help. Currently, there is only one exit from the Wintergreen Resort, and a having only a single exit would cause a major threat […]

News Alert : Nelson : Colleen : Auto Accident Temporarily Shuts Down US 29 : Roadway Now  Open : Updated 7:58 PM
[ 0 ] January 4, 2019

News Alert : Nelson : Colleen : Auto Accident Temporarily Shuts Down US 29 : Roadway Now Open : Updated 7:58 PM

Photo By Donna Toms : Traffic stopped moving around 6:45 PM Friday evening on US 29 South in Colleen near the Exxon. An auto accident and a related fire temporarily blocked traffic. Colleen Nelson County, Virginia Update : 7:58 PM : Units have cleared the scene and roadway now open. Update : 7:23 PM : […]

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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 […]