NWS Blacksburg snowfall estimates Jan 30 2022

As of Thursday, Jan. 27 NWS Blacksburg is predicting 1-4 inches of snow throughout the High Country with the possibility for more along the highest mountain ridgelines.

WATAUGA — While snow is still melting from the 13 inches that fell in Boone earlier in January, the National Weather Service at Blacksburg, Virginia, has issued a winter weather advisory for Ashe and Watauga counties from noon Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday citing snow and bitterly cold temperatures.

NWS Blacksburg is forecasting some rain to fall starting during the middle of the day Friday, Jan. 28 and snow will be quick on its heels beginning around 2 p.m. The snow will continue through early Saturday morning with total accumulations between 1 to 4 inches with 4 to 6 inches possible along the highest ridges above 3,500 feet. Winds are expected to gust up to 35 mph. 

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