the republic logo

More winter weather is coming in western North Carolina


RALEIGH, North Carolina — Still more winter weather in western North Carolina.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for some of the western part of the state until 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Forecasters say another 2 inches of snow is possible around Boone.

Up to an additional inch of snow is possible from Cashiers to Banner Elk.

Forecasters also warn of dangerous wind chill readings early Thursday morning from Cashiers to Banner Elk, where it could feel like 15 below zero.

Schools are closed in Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)





Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2016 The Republic, a publication of AIM Media Indiana unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.