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Balint Szalavari

Balint Szalavari joined WLFI in May of 2018 as the weekend meteorologist and a multi-platform journalist.

Title: Weekend Meteorologist and a Multi-platform Journalist.
Balint.szalavari@wlfi.com

Balint Szalavari joined WLFI in May of 2018 as the weekend meteorologist and a multi-platform journalist.

Balint graduated from Ball State University with a major in professional meteorology and minors in both German and telecommunications. During his time in college, Balint interned at WISH-TV and was a weather forecaster for NewsLink Indiana, BSU’s television station.

Having grown up in Indianapolis, Balint is excited to remain close to home as he begins his professional career.

In his free time, Balint enjoys spending time with his family, mountain biking, off-roading, and exercising.

Balint is passionate about the weather and news and loves coming to work every day. Please feel free to contact him with any story ideas!

Recent Posts by Balint Szalavari

Purdue Brain Gain Initiative Helping Bring Purdue Alumni Back to Indiana

Since his time as governor, Purdue University President Mitch Daniels has been working to reverse the state's brain drain.

Local hero receives Purple Heart Truck

We've heard of veterans being honored with medals and letters. But how about with a truck? Former United States Army Sergeant James Logsdon was recognized with a Purple Heart Truck.

Winter Weather Outlook - colder and more snow predicted this season

Meteorologists and the Climate Prediction Center are calling for cooler and drier conditions for the upcoming winter.

National Weather Service adds snow squall warnings to list of winter weather warnings

Snow squall warnings will be issued during periods of brief but heavy snowfall.

Arconic ends pre-Medicare retiree health coverage

The company notified employees last month of its decision to end pre-Medicare medical and prescription drug coverage for non-union employees and retirees

New radar helping improve weather data for northwestern Indiana

Purdue's radar was installed in June. It's 30 mile coverage radius will help provide Tippecanoe and surrounding counties with more accurate weather data in real time.

Jelly scooters arriving on Purdue's campus

Jelly scooters will soon be coming to the paths of Purdue's campus. But the company is bringing the scooters in the name of science research.

Airline ticket prices set to increase as holiday season nears

Researchers and travel agencies are predicting travel costs will increase as you hit the road.

New technology bringing cheaper solution to monitoring health

Researchers at Purdue's Flexilab are creating a cheaper, wearable alternative to monitor health.

New water tower in the works for Battle Ground

The new water tower will replace Battle Ground's oldest water tower, built in 1927.

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