Scripps Media’s ABC affiliate KXXV Waco, Texas (DMA 82), is adding meteorologist Jordan Evans to its Good Morning Texas with Lindsay Liepman and Joe Gumm beginning May 13. Evans graduated this month from Arizona State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in meteorology/climatology from the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning and […]
Meteorologist Michael Behrens joins Tegna-owned ABC affiliate WZZM Grand Rapids, Mich. (DMA 45), debuting Saturday evening, April 11. Behrens worked in both Fort Wayne, Ind., and Saginaw, Mich., prior to his most recent post at Tegna’s KYTX Tyler, Texas. In college, Behrens was a member of the Ball State Storm Chase Team.
Nate Johnson, NBU Owned Stations’ director of weather operations, says the group’s naturally techy meteorologists made a smooth transition to doing their forecasts from home. Viewers have been grateful for the domestic snapshots and fleeting returns to pre-pandemic life they’ve gotten in the process.
For those watching KAIT on TV or on the station’s Facebook page Saturday, the coverage no doubt saved lives. It’s about as riveting live weather coverage as you’ll see.
CBS owned KYW Philadelphia (DMA 4) has hired Llarisa Abreu as the newest member of its Eyewitness Weather team. She joins Janelle Burrell, Jim Donovan and Chandler Lutz for Eyewitness News This Morning weekdays 4:30-7 a.m. Her weather reports also stream daily on CBSn Philly. Abreu comes to the Delaware Valley from San Diego, where […]
Zack Green has been promoted to weekday morning meteorologist for CBS-owned WBZ Boston (DMA 9), effective Monday, Jan. 27. He will also be providing weekday morning forecasts for CBSN Boston. Green joined WBZ as a meteorologist in 2019. Before WBZ, he was the weekday morning meteorologist for WJAR Providence, R.I. Prior to that, Green was […]
Chuck Collins, Chief Meteorologist for the past 10 years at Quincy Media’s NBC affiliate WEEK Peoria-Bloomington, Ill. (DMA 120), has signed a contract extension to keep him on 25 News until 2024. “We are very happy to have Chuck Collins on the team for many years to come”, said Lon Lucas, News Director of 25 […]
Meteorologist Kelley Moody is joining Hearst-owned KCCI Des Moines, Iowa (DMA 75). Moody will be getting Central Iowa viewers ready for their day as KCCI 8 News This Morning’s new meteorologist. Her first day at KCCI will be Oct. 7. Moody is no stranger to severe weather. In her most recent position as a meteorologist in Palm […]
Hearst-owned NBC affiliate WYFF has hired Parella Lewis for its WYFF News 4 weather team. She will anchor weather on Saturday and Sunday mornings alongside news anchor Dana Griffin. Viewers will also see Lewis weekday mornings working with meteorologist Dale Gilbert several days a week on WYFF News 4 Today. Lewis comes to WYFF 4 […]
Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WAPT Jackson, Miss. (DMA 92), has added meteorologist Christana Kay Landress as weekend morning meteorologist. The WAPT weather team is led by chief meteorologist David Hartman and includes meteorologists Kara James and Adam McWilliams. Landress is an AP Award winner (Best College Weathercast) and graduate of Mississippi State University, where she is […]
Gray Television’s CBS affiliate KWTX Waco, Texas (DMA 89), today promoted veteran KWTX Meteorologist Sean Bellafiore to weekday morning and noon meteorologist effective July 15. “Sean is already a seasoned member of the most trusted severe weather team in Central Texas. He’s experienced in forecasting and tracking storms whether it be on-air, on social media […]
Quincy Media’s NBC affiliate KVOA Tucson, Ariz. (DMA 73) today named Shea Sorenson meteorologist/weather anchor for its Tucson Today, which airs weekday mornings from 5 to 7 a.m. Sorenson grew up in Phoenix and graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism. She completed an internship in the KVOA […]
Sinclair’s Springfield, Ill. ABC affiliate WICS and its former meteorologist Joe Crain have released a joint statement, saying they have “resolved their differences in a private agreement and will be moving on from their dispute.”