Visit The Blowing Rock


Ripley's Believe It Or Not-

"The only place in the world 

where snow falls upside down."


See for yourself the namesake

of the town of Blowing Rock

Open daily 9:00am - 5pm

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**Grandfather Vineyard 

& Winery** 

Summer- Monday - Sat. 12-6pm

Sunday 1-5pm

Winter- Mon., Wed. - Sat. 12-6pm

Sunday 1-5pm (closed Tuesday)

  Live music during Summer

Come enjoy a glass of our award

winning wine while you relax by

the Watauga river!

Starnes Tree Service

Residential & Commercial

Fully Insured

Certified Arborist SO-10194A

Specializing in the

relationship between

your home & trees

Free Estimates

Hazard Removal

Crane Work

Chipper Service

Complete Clean-Up

Daniel Starnes, Owner

828-733-TREE (8733)

Holy Cross

Episcopal Church

Welcomes You!


8:30am Holy Eucharist

a quiet service,  

9:30am Adult

Christian Education,

11am Holy Eucharist

with music and choir.

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(828) 963-4609 

The Pet Place



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Home Delivery & 

Curbside Pick-up only.


In-store shopping is

currently not available.


M-F 11-7; Sat 11-6; Sun 12-4

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Beech Mountain , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 5:11PM

Warm Weekend; Cooler Week Ahead

Record high temperatures were met and broken today across western NC. The record today for Boone was 74 degrees, set back in 1945. Records were also broken for Asheville, Banner Elk, Beech Mtn., Hickory, Lenoir, West Jefferson, Spruce Pine, & Jefferson. North Wilkesboro tied today's record. We'll have increasing clouds overnight ahead of a quick moving front that sweeps through Sunday. There will be a few passing light showers, mainly in the morning. Tomorrow is a handful of degrees cooler, though still unseasonably warm. Reality gradually returns in the temperature department as next week unfolds.


Hi: 77 Lo: 51

Scattered clouds; Light South wind, but breezy at higher elev's

Hi: 64 Lo: 40

Lots of clouds; A scattered shower or two during the day, mainly AM; Becoming cooler Sun. night; West wind becoming 10-20 mph & gusty

Hi: 53 Lo: 36

Partly cloudy, but becoming cloudy Mon. night; Pleasant; NW wind 10-20 mph, gusty at times

Hi: 40 Lo: 33

Cloudy; Rain; Cooler

Hi: 39 Lo: 32

AM showers with a few snowflakes possible; PM Decreasing clouds; Chilly

Further Out

Thursday - Few clouds; Unseasonably chilly; More clouds return Thurs. night; High in the mid 40s; Low in the lower 30s
Friday - Mostly cloudy; Passing light showers; High in the lower 40s; Low near 30 degrees

Forecast Discussion

Temperatures blossomed today thanks to a warming southwesterly flow. The warmth is tempered somewhat Sunday as a cool front makes quick passage across the state. Accompanying the front are a few light showers, mainly in the morning and they really don't have enough "umph" to make it past the mountains.

Monday is sunny and cooler, though still above average, as high pressure makes a brief appearance.

Low pressure moving across the Southeast brings clouds back Monday night followed by a cool and soaking ran Tuesday. For those of us who suffer from seasonal allergies the rain will work wonders on tampering the sneezing and sniffling. Rain ends Wednesday morning with even a few wet snowflakes possible as colder air arrives behind the departing low.

Seasonal to cooler than average temperatures hold steady the remainder of the week. A quick disturbance brings a lighter round of rain back into the picture Friday. I want to bite my tongue, but some high elevation snow could show up Friday morning. We'll cross that bridge then. Enjoy!


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