Larry joined the CBS 11 Storm Team in January 2008 from CBS affiliate WKMG-TV in Orlando.
A native of Ohio, Larry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from Valparaiso University in Indiana. While in college, he had the opportunity to be a storm chaser as part of a study on tornadoes in the Central Plains. He has also worked as a meteorologist at television and radio stations in Erie, Penn., South Bend, Ind., and Chicago.
Larry is passionate about weather and the technology used to predict it. “I’m a perfectionist. I try to get it right the first time, every time,” he says.
Larry has received eight Lone Star Emmy Awards, two of them for best weathercaster. He is a proud supporter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and has hosted the MDA Labor Day Telethon. He also serves on the President’s Council for Lutheran Social Services of Texas.
Larry is married with two daughters. In addition to spending time with his family, he enjoys jogging, lifting weights, music and traveling.
As we get ready to wrap up the month of November, temperatures this month in DFW have been below average. In fact, thru Nov. 29, we are nearly 4 degrees below average when looking at [...]
Enjoy the warm up we will see as we go into the middle of next week, because our next arctic front arrives late next week. And it will probably be even colder than what we just felt.
Here’s a look at the forecast around the state for Thanksgiving and Friday. AIRPORT DELAY MAPS ANOTHER FREEZE TONIGHT IN NORTH TEXAS Just about everyone saw a freeze this morning in North Texas. Here are [...]
MONDAY 12:20 AM Wise County PD reporting roads are wet but not icy at this time. This despite rain falling and temperatures in the 30 to 32 degree range in Decatur and Bridgeport. 11:15 PM [...]
Storm Team Blog: Larry Mowry’s thoughts on the coming winter storm.
Below is a nice timeline showing temperatures and precipitation for the weekend. WINTER STORM WATCH The counties shaded in blue are under a Winter Storm Watch starting at 6am Sunday thru Noon on Monday. TIMING THE [...]
A very active weather pattern is setting up across North Texas for the next several days into next week. First a strong Arctic Cold Front will arrive Thursday night plunging temperatures into the 30s on [...]
The warm weekend will be a distant memory by the time we get to the upcoming weekend. Another strong cold front arrives Friday which will drop temperatures and bring rain. TONIGHT – Clouds will continue to [...]
Hang on to your hats and break out the shorts this weekend. This will be the warmest weekend we have seen since the middle of October. I expect high temperatures tomorrow in the upper 70s [...]
The cooler weather is on the way out and some warmer weather arrives this weekend. But many areas did see a freeze again this morning. Here are the morning lows from Thursday morning. Temperatures will [...]
FREEZE WARNING from 9PM tonight thru 10AM Wednesday morning. Temperatures will fall into the 20s in most locations. OVERNIGHT LOWS Skies will remain clear, but the winds will finally let up once the sun goes [...]
This is the coldest air we have seen this early in the Fall season since 2000, thirteen years ago! When we wake up tomorrow morning temperatures will be in the 40s with gusty north winds [...]