While most of the area is overcast after overnight rainfall, the sun was shining through the rolling clouds on the Blue Ridge Parkway this morning. This photo, taken just north of the Linn Cove Viaduct, illustrates how beautiful the slopes of Grandfather Mountain are becoming. (Photo by Katie Casella)
This week and weekend will be a great time to enjoy fall color in the N.C. High Country. Autumn hues are really developing in areas above 4,000 feet.