MildToday – Snowy Weekend!

The weather for the higher elevations of West Virginia and those of North Carolina, Virginia and Maryland are very much alike in terms of forecasted highs and lows…and precip for the next few days.

Expect several inches of snow possible for Snowshoe, Canaan and Timberline on Saturday, with only 2-4” possible in North Carolina…but all in all a pleasant day today across the region.

Here’s the forecast for Snowshoe, Timberline, Wisp and Canaan areas…with slightly milder temps south.

Thursday…Sunny. A pleasant afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Friday…Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Saturday…Blustery and much colder. Snow showers likely. Additional several inches of snow accumulation possible. Breezy and much cooler with highs in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent.

Sunday…Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s… Highs in the upper 30s across higher elevations. Lows in the lower 20s.

Monday…Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

Tuesday…Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the mid 30s.

Wednesday…Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s.

Previous articleSunny and Mild Today – Winter Returns Late Friday!
Next articleMild Today – A little wet Friday – Snow Saturday at Southeast Ski Resorts
Mike Doble
Mike is the Editor and founder of, and Since September 1996 he has posted close to 14,000 posts, articles, photos and videos promoting all of the ski areas of North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland.Mike is the father of four daughters, is an avid skier and enjoys golf, tennis, kayaking and hiking in the mountains. Winter snowsports and Summer boating on Watauga Lake are among his favorite pastimes.