localyokelweather.com http://localyokelweather.com en-us Find current weather and forecasts from Local Yokel Weather, Cullowhee NC Weather, Highlands NC Weather, Cataloochee Ski Area Weather. Copyright 2006 localyokelweather.com. All Rights Reserved. Above Average Temps Continue into Next Week http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2649 March 24, 2017 @ 1:20 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! High clouds are situated overhead this morning and this has led to morning lows roughly 8 &ndash; 10 degrees warmer than forecasted, more so across the valley floor as they sit in the upper 40&rsquo;s (upper 30&rsquo;s forecasted). Clouds and sunshine will dance back and forth through... March 24, 2017 @ 1:20 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 24, 2017 @ 1:20 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2649 Warmer Temps and Showers this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2648 March 23, 2017 @ 2:20 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Sunshine will be more plentiful today than previously forecasted and tomorrow is still expected to have passing clouds overhead, with only a slight chance for rain along the SC state line. Saturday brings us cloudy skies and afternoon showers, first for the escarpment and then the rest... March 23, 2017 @ 2:20 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 23, 2017 @ 2:20 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2648 Cooler Today and Tomorrow; Showers this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2647 March 22, 2017 @ 1:04 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Most of the region picked up close to a half inch of rain and there were a few spots that surpassed that mark, with one in particular surpassing the rest and that was Otto with 0.72&rdquo; for the event (they also received quite a bit of hail).... March 22, 2017 @ 1:04 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 22, 2017 @ 1:04 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2647 Thunderstorms this Afternoon/Evening; Much Cooler Thursday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2646 March 21, 2017 @ 1:17 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! The front is still expected to cross the area this evening and although the timing has shifted somewhat, we still expect scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon into the evening hours. Showers wind down tomorrow for most of the region but moisture will linger through the area,... March 21, 2017 @ 1:17 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 21, 2017 @ 1:17 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2646 Spring Equinox is Today; Thunderstorms Tomorrow http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2645 March 21, 2017 @ 12:44 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! The Spring Equinox has already ocurred at 6:28am this morning, but for most of us, we&#39;ll still celebrate the day as its another milestone toward warmer weather. Mostly clear skies have led to another temperature inversion this morning as the valleys sit in the mid 20&rsquo;s, while... March 21, 2017 @ 12:44 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 20, 2017 @ 1:09 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2645 Sunshine and Showers this Weekend and Next Week http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2644 March 18, 2017 @ 3:45 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Most all of SW NC picked up at least a quarter inch of rain, with several sites surpassing the half inch mark and one site in particular, Jonathan Creek in Haywood Co, is reporting 1.20&rdquo;. Needless to say, this was more than expected but welcomed none the... March 18, 2017 @ 3:45 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 18, 2017 @ 2:27 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2644 Showers Tonight into Tomorrow; Sunny by Sunday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2643 March 17, 2017 @ 12:54 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Clouds are moving into the region as we speak and light showers will develop later on this afternoon, with coverage increasing as we move through the evening hours. Temps will be warmer than yesterday and increase again tomorrow, with showers exiting the region earlier in the day... March 17, 2017 @ 12:54 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 17, 2017 @ 12:54 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2643 Warmer Temps are on the Horizon http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2642 March 16, 2017 @ 2:12 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Most of us throughout the valleys woke up to our coldest start in weeks, with many valleys spots in the low teens and it seems the lowest temp around was 10&deg;F, which occurred in a few spots such as Highlands and Cataloochee Ski Area. We&rsquo;ll rebound nicely... March 16, 2017 @ 2:12 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 16, 2017 @ 2:12 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2642 Coldest Day of the Week Today; Showers Friday Night http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2641 March 15, 2017 @ 2:09 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Cataloochee Ski Area, stretching back to Saturday, is reporting a&nbsp;7&rdquo; storm total in addition to what they make onsite. With warmer weather on the horizon the snow quality and conditions will be about as perfect as it can be for late season skiing and we highly recommend... March 15, 2017 @ 2:09 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 15, 2017 @ 1:40 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2641 Snow Along the TN Line Today http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2640 March 14, 2017 @ 1:57 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Cataloochee Ski Area is reporting 2&rdquo; as of 7am and they are likely approaching 3&rdquo; for the event as of 9am, with another 2 &ndash; 4&rdquo; possible by the time it&rsquo;s all said and done. Nearby areas including Maggie Valley and perhaps Waynesville may pick up some... March 14, 2017 @ 1:57 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 14, 2017 @ 1:57 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2640 Another Round of Snow for the TN Line http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2639 March 13, 2017 @ 2:18 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! The calendar says mid March and although it&rsquo;s not unheard of to be dealing with below normal temps and cold, it still feels off after such a record breaking warm February. We&rsquo;ll deal with below normal temps through roughly Thursday and snow will fall along the TN... March 13, 2017 @ 2:18 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 13, 2017 @ 2:18 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2639 A Southern Snow-N-Go is in Full Swing http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2638 March 12, 2017 @ 2:41 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Our SNOWCAST Map was roughly 90% accurate for this event as the higher amounts that we forecasted (5 &ndash; 7&rdquo;) never came to fruition, with most of SW NC picking up 2 &ndash; 3&rdquo; of snow. A few reports of 4&rdquo; have come in, but those are... March 12, 2017 @ 2:41 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 12, 2017 @ 2:41 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2638 A Southwest Snow Special Today and Tomorrow http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2637 March 12, 2017 @ 1:28 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! This incoming snow event is looking more and more like a Southwest Special and by that we mean the SW NC Mountains will be favored to pick up the highest totals for the Southeast. This is due to the track of the system as it interacts with... March 12, 2017 @ 1:28 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 11, 2017 @ 3:21 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2637 SNOW this Weekend and Again Next Week http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2636 March 11, 2017 @ 3:19 PM <p>Good Afternoon Folks! All things seem to be on track and we have updated the article by adding the SNOWCAST Map (bottom of article).&nbsp;</p> <hr /> <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up a quarter- half inch of rain overnight and this is most helpful as we continue to combat the ongoing drought,... March 11, 2017 @ 3:19 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 10, 2017 @ 2:49 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2636 Spring Like Weather Turns Wintry this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2635 March 9, 2017 @ 3:15 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Temps this morning are a few degrees off forecasted lows but for the most part the temperature inversion played out as expected, with the valleys sitting in the mid 20&rsquo;s, while the ridgelines enjoy a warmer start in the upper 30&rsquo;s. We&rsquo;ll enjoy a very warm day... March 9, 2017 @ 3:15 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 9, 2017 @ 3:15 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2635 Gorgeous Weather Today and Thursday; Showers this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2634 March 8, 2017 @ 12:59 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up anywhere from a half inch up to an inch across the region yesterday and a few spots even reached the 1.5&rdquo; mark, so overall the event was beneficial. We&rsquo;ll enjoy sunshine today and tomorrow with temps above average, so be sure to get outside... March 8, 2017 @ 12:59 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 8, 2017 @ 12:59 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2634 Showers, Sunshine and then more Showers http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2633 March 7, 2017 @ 1:59 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! We picked up a few hundredths of an inch yesterday and will likely pick up a half inch for most of the region this afternoon, with a few spots coming close to the inch mark. With a good portion of SW NC under an extreme drought and... March 7, 2017 @ 1:59 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 7, 2017 @ 1:59 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2633 Soggy Today and Tomorrow; Sunshine Returns Wednesday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2632 March 6, 2017 @ 2:15 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! A few light showers have passed through the region and only a few stations are reporting any measurable precip, all of which are under 0.05&rdquo;. We will experience a few light showers throughout the day, but mainly we&rsquo;ll deal with passing clouds and near normal temps. Showers... March 6, 2017 @ 2:15 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 6, 2017 @ 2:15 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2632 Sunshine Today; Light Showers Monday - Wednesday http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2631 March 5, 2017 @ 3:41 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Temps this morning were right on track with forecasted lows as we experienced yet another temperature inversion across the region. Sunshine today will bring temps several degrees above normal for this time of year, with clouds developing late in advanced of our light rain event. This rain... March 5, 2017 @ 3:41 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 5, 2017 @ 3:41 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2631 Cold Mornings and Warm Afternoons this Weekend http://localyokelweather.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2630 March 4, 2017 @ 2:03 PM <p>Good Morning Folks! Temps are right in line with our forecast as radiational cooling led to colder temps across the valleys (upper teens), while the ridgelines enjoy temps that are roughly 8 &ndash; 10 degrees warmer. Sunshine today and tomorrow will bring temps to above average levels but nothing that... March 4, 2017 @ 2:03 PM EDT tag:localyokelweather.com,March 4, 2017 @ 2:03 PM:localyokelweather.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=2630