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

  Unseasonably warm and unseasonably humid

International Space Station to be over Charlotte

  Toasty temps for the rest of the week

  Falling leaves and falling temperatures

  Cool weekend sunshine on the ballot

  Sunshine dominates today, next rain chance comes Friday

  Tonight: Mars at its brightest until 2035

  Nice midweek stretch of weather

  Delta moving out, sunshine moving in

  Temperatures down, rain chances going up

  Unseasonably warm today before weekend rain chances rise

Hurricane Delta weakens to Category 1 storm for now, Louisiana landfall likely Friday

  More like late summer than early October

  Big warm-up coming our way, no rain - for now

  Beautiful weather rolls on... for now

  Spectacular weekend on the way

  Brief warm-up before weekend cool-down

  Nice stretch of weather on the way

  FIRST ALERT: Showers & storms today, big weekend chill down

  First Alert: More rain coming

  Wet end to workweek, warm weekend follows

  Wet end to workweek, warm weekend follows

  First Alert: Wet end to the week

  Nice now, but a wet end to the workweek

  Nice first day of autumn after record cold start

  Smooth sailing until late in the week

  Sally out, fall weather in

  FIRST ALERT: Sally to bring torrential downpours and flash flooding to our area

  Sally lashes Gulf Coast, Carolinas up next

Remnants of Hurricane Sally to deliver torrential downpours to Charlotte area