Jeff is a meteorologist for CBS 11 News. You can watch his forecast weekday 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.
New Year’s Day featured beautiful and warm weather across North Texas. We will keep the sunshine on Thursday, but temperatures in the Metroplex will be MUCH colder.
Very peaceful again today when it comes to the weather. It was cold this morning, with many parts of North Texas starting in the 20s, but we made it back into the 50s during the [...]
It will be rather uneventful in North Texas when it comes to the weather for Christmas this year. The past several Christmas Days have been pretty chilly. We’ve also had a couple of bouts with [...]
As Larry has been advertising all week, we got our cold front today. Temperatures have dropped off dramatically from this morning. Now it’s time to bring in the rain. It will be widespread overnight into [...]
We’ve certainly had a time of it so far this December with the weather. Today has featured a dismal, damp, chilly forecast, which normally would be look upon with a lot of contempt. But [...]
After eight days in row with low temperatures below freezing, we finally get a break overnight tonight. Clouds will be on the increase, but we won’t see temps fall much below 35°. Look for a [...]
With a bit of sun and temps above freezing for a couple hours, we will see a little more melting on Sunday afternoon. The bad news is…
The heaviest sleet/ice accumulation was found from the northern parts of the Metroplex and point north and west. Some spots saw 4″ of sleet atop of a thin layer of ice…nasty conditions over these areas
Here we go with December and we’re forecasting another big drop in temperatures by Thursday. Bitter cold is building, yet again, in northwest Canada and parts of Alaska. Temperatures there are way below zero. This [...]
We’ve been seeing a lot of photos of ice forming on anything that is NOT in direct contact with the ground, like benches, leaves, and metal railings. Temperatures here at the surface have been hovering [...]
The forecast is calling for the potential for a widespread winter weather event for North Texas, primarily Sunday into Monday. As it looks right now, sleet and freezing rain look to be the main types [...]
While the Metroplex saw some rainfall over the past 24 hours, it was our far southeastern counties that got more than they needed in that time. Many hours were spent under FLOOD and FLASH FLOOD [...]