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Chief Meteorologist

WEHT-TV
Email: w***@***.us
Local Address: Evansville, Indiana, United States
WEHT
7800 E LLOYD EXPY
EVANSVILLE, Indiana 47715
United States

 
Background

Employment History

  • Contributor
    WEHT
  • Chief Meteorologist
    News 25
  • Meteorologist
    WGRZ
  • Meteorologist (Freelance)
    CNN
  • Meteorologist
    WLKY-TV Meteorologist

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • Bachelor of Science degree , Atmospheric Science
    Cornell University
  • meteorology
    Cornell University
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Wayne has been the Chief Meteorologist for NEWS 25 since 1993.His First Warning Doppler Forecast can be seen each weekday on NEWS 25 at 4:30, 5, 6 & 10 p.m. Wayne's forecast can also be found each day in the Evansville Courier & Press, Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, McLean County News, and can be heard weekday afternoons & evenings on the NEWS 25 First Warning Doppler Radio Network.
Wayne earned the title of Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) from the American Meteorological Society (AMS) becoming only the 34th meteorologist in the country and the first in the Tri-State to achieve this distinction.To earn the title of Certified Broadcast Meteorologist, a broadcaster must hold a degree in meteorology or equivalent from a college or university, have their weathercasts evaluated by the AMS, and pass a rigorous academic exam.
Wayne is also one of fourteen members nationwide serving on the AMS Board of Broadcast Meteorology for 2005 & 2006.He is responsible for evaluating candidates for the AMS Seal of Approval & CBM certifications.
Wayne was awarded a Certificate of Special U.S. Congressional Recognition and a Citation from the Kentucky House of Representatives for service performed while tracking & alerting citizens of the F3 tornado that struck Webster county in April of 2002.He was also awarded an Emmy in 1998 for the production of "First Warning to Severe Weather", a thirty minute prime time severe weather preparedness special.Wayne is a member of the National Weather Association and has held the AMS Television Seal of Approval since 1987.
Wayne's interest in weather began back in the 1970's when he was in the seventh grade.He also became very active in high school theater, but he chose weather forecasting for his career and graduated from Cornell University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science.While studying meteorology at Cornell, Wayne decided to give television a try, and after graduation, he started his broadcasting career at WGRZ in Buffalo.He moved to the Ohio valley in 1987 to accept a job at WLKY in Louisville, and six years later, Wayne traveled down river to Evansville & NEWS 25.
Wayne visits numerous schools throughout the Tri-State each year discussing severe weather safety & storm tracking.He is also active in the NEWS 25 telethons where you can see him helping raise money each year for the Easter Seals' Rehabilitation Center and Santa Clothes Club.He is also the local spokesperson for the NEWS 25/Papa John's Fan Club which raises money to provide fans each summer to those Tri-Staters in need.
A native of Glenolden, Pennsylvania, Wayne and his wife Amber live in Evansville & are proud parents of boy & girl twins.Wayne is interested in historic preservation and enjoys music & sports, especially golf, football, volleyball, & hockey.
Wayne can be contacted at whart@news25.us.
Weather - WBKR
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News 25 Meteorologist Wayne Hart will be there programming weather radios with the help of The American Red Cross, and The Hopkins County EMA.
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I was talking earlier with News25 Chief Meteorologist Wayne Hart and he mentioned that while we will continue to experience excessive heat at least through this weekend, we likely won't be seeing anything like the 126 degree heat index we had last week.
WeatherBrains - Wayne Hart and the Evansville tornado - Eastern US Weather Forums
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WeatherBrains - Wayne Hart and the Evansville tornado
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Guest panelist for this episode is Wayne Hart of WEHT, Evansville, IN. Wayne has been the Chief Meteorologist for NEWS 25 since 1993. Wayne earned the title of Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) from the American Meteorological Society (AMS) becoming only the 34th meteorologist in the country and the first in the Tri-State to achieve this distinction. Wayne was also one of fourteen members nationwide serving on the AMS Board of Broadcast Meteorology for 2005 and 2006 responsible for evaluating candidates for the AMS Seal of Approval and CBM certifications.
Wayne's interest in weather began back in the 1970s when he was in the seventh grade. He also became very active in high school theater, but he chose weather forecasting for his career and graduated from Cornell University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science. While studying meteorology at Cornell, Wayne decided to give television a try, and after graduation, he started his broadcasting career at WGRZ in Buffalo. He moved to the Ohio Valley in 1987 to accept a job at WLKY in Louisville, and six years later, Wayne traveled down river to Evansville and NEWS 25.
A native of Glenolden, Pennsylvania, Wayne and his wife Amber live in Evansville and are proud parents of boy/girl twins. Wayne is interested in historic preservation and enjoys music and sports, especially golf, football, volleyball, and hockey.
Evansville Bend Power Squadron :: Evansville Bend Power Squadron havin' fun!!
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Wayne Hart, Meteorologist, with WEHT TV discusses "Lightning" at our May 16, 2007 meeting.
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Wayne Hart, Meteorologist, with WEHT TV (coat and tie) discusses weather with squadron members, May 16, 2007 meeting at the Pasta Grill
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Wayne Hart, Meteorologist, with WEHT TV discusses "Lightning" at our May 16, 2007 meeting. Viewed: 394 times. Wayne Hart, Meteorologist, with WEHT TV (coat and tie) discusses weather with squadron members, May 16, 2007 meeting at the Pasta Grill
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