steve templeton

 

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EXPERIENCE

 

KMOV-TV                           Saint Louis, MO                                                                      March 2006-Present

Chief Meteorologist

  • Produce & present 5PM and 10PM weekday weathercasts
  • Lead & coordinate tag team weather during severe storms
  • Utilize live radar, chopper, sky cams & Ustream video during severe events
  • Manage weather section of KMOV.com and all mobile weather content
  • Managed training and installation of WSI weather graphics and radar

 

WHO-TV                            Des Moines, IA                                                               January 2002-March 2006

Morning Meteorologist

  • Present morning and noon weathercasts
  • Host Q&A with children and present noon weather live from the Science Center
  • Proficient with both, WSI & Weather Central graphics
  • Coordinated installation & training for new WSI graphics

 

KFXB-TV                            Dubuque, IA                                                                 August 2000-January 2002

Chief Meteorologist

  • Produce & anchor 5PM and 10PM weathercasts
  • Created a fun forecast segment, “Hey Steve”, to interact with the community
  • Coordinated and presented all severe & winter weather coverage
  • Proficient with Accuweather graphics system

 

WGN-TV                             Chicago, IL                                                                      Summers of 1997 & 1998

Weather Intern

  • Assisted Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling with daily forecasts
  • Chosen as one of only two interns for the weather department
  • Utilized WSI & Accuweather weather products
  • Aided in launch of new weather page for the Chicago Tribune Newspaper

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Bachelor of Science in Meteorology

Minor: Communications

 

 

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS & AWARDS

 

 Seal of Approval & Member:

 Certified Broadcast Meteorologist

 American Meteorological Society

 National Weather Association

    Best Weathercast, 2007 Missouri Broadcast Association

    National Weather Service trained storm spotter

    Regional Emmy, 2011, Best Weathercast