is replacing Shane Carter who left about 2 weeks ago to take a PR position in his hometown of Paragould, AR . Marc
TULSA -- KJRH Channel 2 welcomes Meteorologist George Waldenberger to the Works for You Weather Team.
will appear weekend evenings with Channel 2 News Anchor Lindsay Patterson starting Saturday August 4th.
will also track storms and report live weather from the field in Green Country's most advanced stormchasing vehicle - StormChaser 2.
grew up on a small farm milking cows with his
10 siblings in Wisconsin.
learned first-hand about the importance of the science of meteorology every time hailstorms ruined their crops or droughts burned up their cornfields.
George earned his Bachelor's Degree in Geological Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and worked briefly for a geotechnical engineering firm in New York.
He then went on to earn his Master's Degree in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences from UCLA where he held a research position studying hurricanes' dependence on ocean conditions and winter storm computer modeling.
first broadcast job was at KTLA
in Los Angeles before moving back to forecast the exciting weather of the midwest at KMEG-TV
in Sioux City, Iowa.
George Waldenberger joins Chief Meteorologist Dan Threlkeld and Meteorologists Julie Chin and George Flickinger on the Channel 2 Works for You Weather Team.