Mike Harvey

 

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CBM #346

 

EXPERIENCE

 

WTAE-TV                                 Pittsburgh, PA                                                             September 2010-Present

Chief Meteorologist

 

WTKR-TV                                 Norfolk, VA                                                         September 2006-August 2010

Chief Meteorologist

 

KPHO-TV (CBS)                          Phoenix, AZ                                                               June 2002-August 2006

Chief Meteorologist.

  • Produce forecast and anchor 5:00, 5:30, 6:30 and 10:00 PM weathercast.
  • Produce and anchor Cox Cable weathercast and CBS 5 web weathercast.
  • Update and maintain CBS 5 weather website and weather line.
  • Produce and tape radio weathercasts.
  • Development and production of all weather graphics from Weather Central Live weather system.
  • Supervision and training of all weather personnel.
  • Make school and public appearances 2-3 times a week.

 

WHNS-TV (FOX)                         Greenville, SC                                                                 July 1999-June 2002

Weather Anchor

  • Development and establishment of initial FOX 21 weather department including creation of all W.S.I graphics and operations.
  • Create, forecast, produce and anchor main weathercast.
  • Establishment, supervision and training of all weather personnel.
  • Enthusiastically assist in all weather and station related promotions, public relations, school and public appearances.

 

KWBP-TV (WB)                           Portland, OR                                                                  May 1998-June 1999

Weather Anchor

  • Development and establishment of initial WB32 weather department including creation of all W.S.I graphics and operations.
  • Create, forecast, produce and anchor all WB32 evening weathercast and cut-ins.
  • Establishment, supervision and training of all weather personnel.
  • Enthusiastically assist in all weather and station related promotions, public relations, school and public appearances.

 

KLDT-TV (NBC)                            Sioux Falls, SD                                                           October 1996-May 1998

Weather Anchor

  • Create, produce and anchor the 5pm and 10pm weathercasts, Monday through Friday.
  • Create edit and write weekly weather features.
  • Establishment, supervision and training of all weather personnel and administration.
  • Implementation and direction of all weather related programs.

 

KVBA-TV8                                   Vail, CO                                                                  April 1995-October 1996

Weather Anchor/Host

  • Create, produce and anchor weathercasts for a three-hour, live morning show, “Good Morning Vail”, Monday through Friday.
  • Co-host the show conducting interviews, weather, sports and outdoor reports.
  • Create write and edit feature news stories.
  • Create write and edit promotions for KVBA-TV8

 

 

MILITARY

 

      US Coast Guard - Cheybogan, MI

      Navigator, January 1982- July 1986

      Establishment and supervision of all navigation and weather systems.

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Mississippi State University

      Major: Broadcast Meteorology

      August 1997- August 1999

 

Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO

      Major: Aerospace Science

      August 1986- May 1989

 

 

ORGANIZATIONS

 

  • National Weather Association
  • American Meteorological Society
  • Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Seal

 

 

AWARDS

 

  • AMS Seal of Approval
  • NWA Seal of Approval
  • EMMY Nomination for Best Weathercast 2004, 2005
  • EMMY Award for Best Newscast “Eye of the Storm” 2004
  • Associated Press Weathercaster of the Year 2002
  • Rated #1 in forecast accuracy in the country, by WeatheRate, Inc. 2003, 2004, 2005

 

 

 

REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST