High Country Association of REALTORS News

Live the Dream STAT - Winter remains stingy

6.3 - Inches of snow recorded on Grandfather Mountain so far this winter. That is almost 18 inches below the average for this point in the season.

High Country snowIt has not been a cold winter. Statistics from the weather station atop Grandfather Mountain prove it. The January weather report lists just 3.2 inches of snow for the months, well below the 56-year average of 10.24.

Highs drifted primarily in the 40s and 50s for most of month. But that didn't stop the local ski resorts from packing on as much of a base as possible, or skiers from coming out to take advantage of it.

Colder weather is expected to sneak into the High Country later this month.