Jordan Steele Named Weekday Host Of Quibi’s ‘Weather Today’
The Weather Channel announced today that meteorologist Jordan Steele will be the weekday host for Quibi’s new show, Weather Today. Weather Today will join Quibi’s Daily Essentials category of programming, launching on April 6.
For more than a decade, Steele has held strong meteorologist and host positions for a variety of TV stations and brings years of experience to the network. Prior to joining The Weather Channel, Jordan served as chief meteorologist and Take 5 Host for KING Seattle.
Weather Today is a new show from The Weather Channel that will debut on the highly-anticipated, mobile-first short-form video platform Quibi. It will be a three-to-five minute show airing seven days a week that features the most important weather news stories of the day as well as a national forecast.
Weather Today will be part of Quibi’s Daily Essentials slate, offering curated news, entertainment, and inspiration giving viewers everything they need to know and – why it matters.
“We’re excited to debut Weather Today on Quibi and know that Jordan will do excellent work reporting the important weather stories from around the country to keep Quibi’s mobile audience up to date on the latest weather news,” said Tom O’Brien, president of The Weather Channel television network.
“After months of searching for the right talent for this unique product, I’m thrilled we found Jordan and that he will be the weekday host of Weather Today,” said Nora Zimmett, chief content officer and EVP for The Weather Channel.