Monthly Archives: January 2022

Sunday Morning Report

It’s about 14 on the porch at 7:45. Most of the snow has melted, but there are no doubt some slick spots on the roads.

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Snow Report

UPDATE: At 10:00 AM, there’s more sun than predicted, and the snow is melting on the pavement that’s in the sun. That means there will be areas of refreeze this evening. Keep an eye on the situation and think of … Continue reading

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Coldest Weather This Winter This Weekend

It is forecast to be 15 degrees tonight and 17 degrees tomorrow night. I’m not positive, but I believe that it hasn’t been below 22 this winter. If you have a vanity on an outside wall, especially if it is … Continue reading

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Noontootla Creek Bridge Closure At Black Ankle Creek Road

I haven’t been able to get out and get a look, but it appears that that the closed bridge over Noontootla Creek is just after you turn right on Newport Road at the end of Aska. That’s an old bridge. … Continue reading

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Shallowford Bridge Open Again, Whiskey & Water – New Restaurant in Blue Ridge Brewery Location

The Shallowford Bridge is open again, according to the newspaper of record. Also, it reports that the “Noontootla Creek Bridge” is closed, unfortunately without telling us which of the several bridges across the creek they may mean. There is a … Continue reading

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Friday Morning With Some Snow

It spit a little snow at our location last night. Temperature is 22 degrees. The EMS reports some areas of ice on the roads. The forecast is for a cloudy day with a high of 34.

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Storm Report & Updates

Tuesday at 8:15. There’s a beautiful full moon going down over the Big Frog, and it’s 27 on the deck. There was very little melt yesterday, as it never went over the freeze at our place. The forecast is for … Continue reading

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Minimal Snow At Our Location

The porch temperature is around 18. There is minimal snow accumulation at our location, a bit southeast of Mineral Bluff. When I went to bed last night, the deck was covered with a light coating of grapple, most of which … Continue reading

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Shallowford Bridge Permanently Closed

We received a one line message yesterday from the EMS saying that the Shallowford Bridge is permanently closed. To get to the side of the bridge across from Aska Road, you will now have to either go to the end … Continue reading

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Snow Report

At 8:00 AM, it’s about 28 on the porch. Judging from the railings, we got about a half inch of snow at our location. It’s windy, and the projected high is 36. The decks are icy with a dusting of … Continue reading

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