Al Conklin

Al Conklin


Charlotte, NC

Al started his forecasting career in radio at Accu-Weather in Pennsylvania and remained there for four years as a broadcast meteorologist. He began his television career at Wilmington, NC's WECT in 1989, as a Meteorologist/Environmental Reporter. After a two year stint at WINK-TV in Fort Myers, FL and a year a WTVJ in Miami, Fl, Al returned to the Carolinas and WBTV in April of 1993. Al holds the AMS TV Seal of Approval and received an Emmy for Best Weathercast in 1997.

Recent Articles by Al

  Scattered storms, soggy Easter in the forecast

  Warm temps and scattered storms throughout the week

  Windy and warm end to the week

  Big warm-up in the forecast

A look at where our weather may go in April

  No fooling, April off to a cool start

  First Alert: Cold rain today ends warm, dry stretch

BLOG: You’re not sneezing because of that nasty yellow stuff all over your car

  We could soon be challenging record temps

  Sky watch: A chance to see 3 planets Thursday morning

  First Alert: Wet and cool today, warmer weather to return

  Big warm-up on the first day of spring

  Foggy, cloudy Wednesday precedes big late-week warm-up

  A little bit of rain, a lot of warm weather

  Cloudy and cool start, big warm-up ahead

  Big changes: Balmy 70s today, wet 50s Sunday

  Warm 70s hold until the weekend

  Weather stays warm until the weekend

  Warm temperatures, slight rain chances in the forecast

  Warm temperatures & low rain changes dominate this week

  Blustery breezes blow, snow for the mountains

  First Alert: Cold, wet weather returns

  A short break from the rain

  First Alert: Super Tuesday rain & storms, more rain Thursday

  Voting in the N.C. primary this Super Tuesday? Don’t forget to bring an umbrella.

  Several rounds of rain & milder temperatures in the forecast this week

  More snow for the High Country, a few showers in Piedmont

  Reality check: It’s still winter!

  First Alert: Dense Fog Advisory for Charlotte area, snow expected in NC mountains

  Rain moving out, warmer air blowing in