Motorists are cautioned that road conditions are changing quickly in central Virginia as heavy, wet snow moves in from the northwest.
Roads in central Virginia range from clear and wet to completely snow-covered, making it essential that drivers check conditions before traveling.
The Virginia Department of Transportation is preparing for the season’s heaviest snow so far, which is forecast to reach central Virginia by early afternoon Monday. As much as ten inches of accumulation is expected in the Culpeper District, which includes…
The Virginia Department of Transportation is making preparations for winter weather forecast for tomorrow and into Tuesday, and advises motorists to consider altering their travel plans accordingly.
With freezing rain forecast for this evening and early Monday, the Virginia Department of Transportation is preparing its equipment and materials and asks the public to closely monitor road conditions before traveling.
The tornado that touched down last Thursday (July 24) at Cherrystone Campground near Cape Charles, Va., left a Rappahannock County family with some seriously traumatic memories.
Last night and today's late-winter storm dumped another six- to 10 inches through Rappahannock County and the Piedmont region. Rappahannock's schools, county government and courts are closed today.
In Castleton Monday, assorted imported animals coped in their own ways with yet another snowfall (and dropping temperatures). The snow was heavy; traffic, on the other hand, was light.
Photos of the storm that blanketed Rappahannock County with 12 to 16 inches of snow Wednesday night and Thursday morning.
The Rappahannock County School Board spent most of its time Tuesday night (Feb. 11) focusing on making up the nine days that this winter’s weather has so far cost students.
Thursday's print edition delivery could be slowed by the snowstorm. Get the details here.
A good day to stay home, if possible. VDOT says I-64, I-66 and primary highways in its nine-county Culpeper District are still snow-covered, and secondary roads are mostly in what VDOT calls "severe" condition, with deep snow accumulated and in…
Travel is expected to be difficult overnight Wednesday and Thursday as a significant winter storm drop heavy snow across Central Virginia.
Rain and freezing rain is forecast to move into Central Virginia early this evening. With surface temperatures predicted to be at or near freezing many roads may be slick Tuesday evening and early Wednesday morning.
Although the snow is expected to end within the next several hours motorists will still face winter driving challenges on most roads in Central Virginia.
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative’s (REC) restoration efforts are under way as we assess damage and have crews working to repair broken lines and equipment from a winter storm of sleet, freezing rain and snow.