Jeff Jamison is a meteorologist for CBS 11. You can watch Jeff’s forecast weekdays afternoons at 4:00 p.m. on CBS 11 and on CBSDFW.com.
Jeff was the only meteorologist in North Texas to fly into the eye of Hurricane Rita before it made landfall in September, 2005. In 2006, he was awarded the Certified Broadcast Meteorology (CBM) Seal of Approval, the first in the Dallas / Fort Worth market.
Prior to arriving at CBS 11 News in 2003, Jeff was morning and noon meteorologist at KTBS-TV in Shreveport, Louisiana. While there, he covered the land falling of Hurricanes Lili and Isadore along the Louisiana coast. Jeff also has experience in forecasting severe weather, including tornadoes and even ice storms. During his tenure at KTBS, Jeff and the weather team became the first broadcast meteorologists in the country to use a one million watt Doppler radar on the air. He also was an important part in developing the use of the country’s largest weather lab for television and helped modernize the way weather forecasts are displayed.
Jeff began his career in Bryan / College Station and Waco in 1997 as a meteorologist with CBS affiliates KBTX-TV and KWTX-TV. While there, Jeff was awarded the AMS Broadcast Seal of Approval. At KBTX, he presented a series of reports on the 100-year anniversary of the 1900 hurricane that leveled most of Galveston.
Jeff attended Western Hills High School in Fort Worth and graduated Cum Laude from Texas A&M University with a degree in meteorology. He also is an active member of both the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association.
Jeff is married and has two sons. In his spare time, Jeff likes being with his family, exploring North Texas’ restaurants, and playing golf.
Nathan Byrd of W.T. White High School in Dallas has been named the WingStop High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month for September.
The ragweed count reach its highest for the Fall so far. A lot of folks probably feeling that with increased allergy symptoms.
A few showers and thunderstorms greeting the few that are heading out to work early this morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue, especially for the morning hours, before tapering off later this afternoon. There [...]
A few isolated showers have developed this afternoon near the Metroplex. Coverage is very low and expected to stay low throughout the rest of the evening. Best chances of rain are closer to a compact [...]
Tuesday and Wednesday featured scattered strong storms across the Metroplex. Heavy downpours and gusty winds were the hallmarks of these storms, but the water from the storms was a good news story overall. Check out [...]
An upper level disturbance in West Texas will continue to generate showers and thunderstorms Wednesday, mainly west and south of the DFW area. There will be a few isolated showers or storms in the Metroplex, [...]
Oklahoma has received a lot of rain this summer, but they’re finally about to share with us later this evening. A cold front is forecast to move into North Texas later today and will be [...]
Despite a few pop-up thunderstorms on Saturday and Sunday, temperatures still climbed into the upper 90s to near 100 degrees in North Texas.
A few showers and thunderstorms moved through our western areas today. These were caused by a weak upper level disturbance and left over boundaries from storms last night west of the Metroplex, which is a sign [...]
On Tuesday, DFW reached 104°, making that the highest temperature of the year…until today. Expecting a degree or two warmer this afternoon. The record high at DFW for today is 106° and we will be [...]
Today was the 11th day this year of triple digit heat at DFW Airport. It wasn’t quite as humid as it has been the past couple of days, so heat index values stayed just below [...]
The Dallas Arboretum is a great way to pass the time when temperatures are over 100 degrees. And all through the month of August, admission is only $1.