Chad Evans

With 14 years of on-air forecasting experience, Chad Evans returns as WLFI's chief meteorologist after working in the role early 2009 to mid-2015.

Title: Chief Meterologist
Chad.evans@wlfi.com

With 14 years of on-air forecasting experience, Chad Evans returns as WLFI's chief meteorologist after working in the role early 2009 to mid-2015.

"We had opportunities to go elsewhere, but this was the best place to work and the best community to raise a family. It has so much to offer," Chad explains after working as the chief meteorologist as Evansville WEVV-TV for three years. "We are about happiness & quality of life from a personal and professional standpoint and this was where we want to be."

Chad, originally from southwestern Indiana's Daviess County, has strong Hoosier roots with a strong interest in Midwest weather, climate and "all facets of the natural world". A 10-year 4-H'r and four-year FFA member, he has great support for these organizations and a love for agriculture and agriculture education to youth.

Following Indiana State University, he worked in Terre Haute and Evansville television as a meteorologist, excluding his work here at WLFI.

Chad is married to Liz and they have two children, Hadley and Ryland. Also, an Alaskan Husky named Balto.

He has lots of interests including native landscaping, gardening, climate and wildfire reconstruction based on tree rings, weather history and as he says, "anything that concerns the weather or Earth". Of course, being Hoosier, he loves basketball.

He is an active blogger 24/7 for all things weather. You can check that out here: http://www.wlfi.com/weather/weather-blog-18/

Recent Posts by Chad Evans

June 24, 10:30 PM Weather Forecast Update

Hot, humid weather ahead!

June 24, 5 PM Weather Forecast Update

A few storms & period of hot, humid weather.

June 24, 12 PM Weather Forecast Update

Rainfall, then hot, humid weather ahead.

June 23 Severe Weather Updates

Here are the latest updates regarding severe weather for Sunday, June 23.

June 23, 10 AM Weather Forecast Update

Storms & the hottest weather of 2019 so far.

June 22, 1:15 PM Weather Forecast Update

Severe weather risk & summer heat ahead.

June 21, 11 PM Weather Forecast Update

Summer-like weather of high humidity & storms with locally-heavy rainfall & severe risk.

June 21, 2 PM Weather Forecast Update

Showers, storms & muggy weather ahead.

June 20, 11:45 PM Weather Forecast Update

Stormy & muggy after this cool night with areas of fog.

June 20, 2 PM Weather Forecast Update

Very warm to hot, muggy, stormy weather ahead.

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