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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

January 22, 9:45 PM Weather Forecast Update

Tracking snow to rain to snow again.....

January 22, 6 PM Weather Forecast Update

Rain & snow.....

January 22, 12 PM Weather Forecast Update

Snow & rain ahead.

January 21, 10 PM Weather Forecast Update

Latest data regarding snow & rain ahead.

January 21, 5 PM Weather Forecast Update

Rain & snow ahead with two substantial systems this week & next week.

January 21, 11:45 PM Update

Substantial storm system ahead late week.

January 20, 10 PM Weather Forecast Update

Here is the latest on substantial late week system.

January 19, 3:30 PM Weather Forecast Update

Here is the latest update regarding the next 1.5 months of weather forecasts & trends.

January 16, 8 PM Update

Snow, ice to rain......

January 17, 1 PM Weather Forecast Update

Snow, icy mix, rain, some flooding & high winds to bitter cold.

West Lafayette
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 27°
Kokomo
Clear
31° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 22°
Rensselaer
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 24°
Fowler
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 24°
Williamsport
Clear
33° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 25°
Crawfordsville
Clear
30° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 22°
Frankfort
Clear
34° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 30°
Delphi
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 25°
Monticello
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 25°
Logansport
Clear
30° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 24°
Snow to rain to snow.....
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