Visitors and travelers will no longer be surprised by snow, ice and closures on the Blue Ridge Parkway. It launched a new website, called brpweather.com. It has webcams and 20 weather stations posted at various locations. The forecasts are done by Rays Weather, a Boone-based forecasting company. The project cost about $65,000. Park officials say web advertising will hopefully pay for the cost and profits will go towards the parkway and the foundation.