HIDE Special Weather Statement issued December 10 at 2:55PM EST by NWS Blacksburg
...Hazardous Road Conditions expected into Tuesday Morning...
Temperatures will drop below freezing this evening, then continue
to fall into the teens Tuesday morning. Snow melt from this
afternoon will re-freeze, creating black ice on roadways.
Untreated and secondary roads will remain covered with ice and
snow. Temperatures are not expected to warm above freezing until
late Tuesday morning.
Directions: From exit 73 on I-40 at Old Fort, NC turn onto Catawba Falls Road, traveling about 3 miles to end of road. Trail head is on left across an old bridge. Hike 1.3 miles to base of first falls and .2 miles to second falls. Dangerous climb to second falls.