7 PM UPDATE | Things are calm right now but according to the forecast, that’s about to change. The HRRR has snow showers (some heavy) developing across Southwest VA and the Northern Plateau around 10 o’clock and continuing through the morning hours on Saturday. Something that has caught my eye is this blob developing at 8-9 AM and moving through the Tri-Cities. If this happens, we could see quick accumulation and temporary travel impacts.
Snow still possible
UPDATE: Missing Virginia Tech Student believed to have left on his own
UPDATE 2/20/24: According to a statement from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, investigators believe missing Virginia Tech student Jonathan Roop voluntarily left the area on his own last Friday afternoon.…
Tragic End to Search as Meigs County Deputy’s Body Found in Tennessee River
Meigs County Deputy Robert J. Leonard was found dead in the Tennessee River after disappearing Wednesday night. Following a distressing communication during a disturbance call, a search was launched. His submerged patrol car with a woman’s corpse inside was found Thursday morning, with Leonard’s body recovered later, circumstances veiled in mystery.