Wintergreen, VA : Weather : Monday : BRP, AT, & Nelson County, VA : Sunny & Continued Cold : Wintry Mix Tues : Updated 9:00 AM EST


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Weathercast by Tommy Stafford, Nelson County Life Magazine

Updated: 9:00 AM Monday Morning 1.21.08


Photography By Hayley Osborne
Nelson County Life Magazine ©2008
Long Weekend Skiing @ Wintergreen Resort
Nelson County, Virginia

MLK Weekend @ Wintergreen

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Click the image above for the ski and slope conditions at Wintergreen Resort.

Sunday’s High / Low at NCL-Nelson County Life Magazine in the Rockfish Valley : 35° / 6°
Sunday”s High at NCL-Wintergreen Nature Foundation on Devil’s Knob @ Wintergreen Mountain : 19 / 4° strong>(STATION TEMPORARILY OFFLINE)

This is a good alternate station near the BRP at Montebello.

Jeff Mandolin
We continue with our look & listen to local Nelson music artists. This week we’ll be hearing tracks from lefty mandolin & guitarist, Jeff Vogelgesang. Yep that would be Jan’s Smith’s hubby. You heard Jan week before last right here. Be sure to check out Jeff’s info below and learn how you can have Jeff and Jan come play at your very own event! Stay tuned to hear today’s cut as we head out of weather.

Hope you were wearing the long johns Sunday and Sunday night! It’s been a very cold 24 hours. Don’t look for much relief from the cold temps this coming week, though we’ll moderate a bit for daytime highs as the week progresses. But there is no real warm up in sight! Wind chill readings have frequently been hitting below zero from time to time over the past day. Look for brisk temps again Monday but valley locations will be able to make it above freezing, barely. On the mountains you’ll never see 32° until probably Wednesday when the mid 30’s make it up above 2000 feet.

By Tuesday another system is taking aim at Nelson with chances for a light rain or snow mix. After that, the next chance for significant rain is late next weekend. Temps continue to be great for snow making as the mountains will be in the teens every night as we head toward next weekend.

Regional Current Surface Map via wunderground

Looking Ahead

And for those of you keeping score at home check the detailed numbers at any of our reporting NCL-Weathernet Stations for real up to the minute live weather data and detailed information including highs, lows, wind speeds, rainfall and much, much more, simply use the handy drop down menu on the upper left hand side of your screen.

Your Nelson County Life custom area forecast including: Nellysford, Arrington, Amherst & Heards Mountain

Monday: MLK, JR Holiday – Sunny & continued cold. Temps briefly rise above freezing in the valley.
* Highs Valley: 34-37°
*On the mountains: 23-26°
*Winds: S 5-10 MPH
*OVERNIGHT: Becoming partly cloudy, not as cold. Lows valley: 18-21° : Mountains: 19-22° : Winds: SW-5 MPH

Tuesday: Becoming cloudy with snow showers early changing to rain, greezing rain & sleet & in the valley. Little accumulation expected.
* Highs Valley: 34-37°
*On the mountains: 34-37°
*Winds: SW 5-10 MPH
*OVERNIGHT: Mostly cloudy with showers early evening. Lows valley: 23-25° : Mountains: 15-18° : Winds: W 5-10 MPH

In the extended period: Wednesday, mostly sunny with highs around 40° valley and lower 30’s mountains. Overnight lows, near 20° valley and 10-15° mountains. The remainder of the week looks generally dry with valley highs in the upper 30’s to lower 40’s and mountains the low and mid 30’s. Temps warm to the upper 40’s by next Sunday when rain enters the forecast again.

As promised Jeff Vogelgesang takes us out with, a cut from his On The Lam CD. This one is called Washington County.

Have a great Monday everyone!
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Jeff Wedding Performances
Want to have Jeff & Jan play at your special event, click on the image above to find out how!

See Jeff along with Jan playing on these upcoming dates: The Mark Addy February 16th, 6:30 – 9:30 for dinner
Gravity Lounge in Charlottesville on Sunday, Feb. 24

Jeff Cover

Jeff Back Cover
Today’s cut is Washington County.
See more about Jeff and his music by clicking here and on his CD covers above.


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