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

  Little drop in the humidity, big drop in storm chances

  New month, same weather pattern

  More heat, more humidity, more storms

  Picture of weather consistency this week

Hot today but humidity level held in check

  A couple of strong storms later today

  Rain chances on the low side today

  Little more storm coverage in the forecast today

Hot day and week ahead

  Hot and humid Father’s Day weekend ahead

  Warmer temps lead to scattered thunderstorms

  Warmer temps, lower rain chances going forward

  First Alert: Rain and record-challenging chilly temperatures

  First Alert: Wet and unseasonably cool start to week

  Lower rain chance today, lower temp and humidity Friday

  First Alert: Late-day storms could pack a little more punch

  Sauna-like humidity leads to downpours

  Tropical humidity will bring downpours this week

  Better storm chances in the forecast today

  Hot and humid weather holds

  Awesome start to meteorological summer

  First Alert: Tropical humidity leads to more downpours

  First Alert: Late-day gusty thunderstorms could lead to additional flash flooding, toppled trees

  First Alert: Heavy rain today, severe storms possible Thursday and Friday

  Cloud storm today, more rain to follow

  First Alert: Flood potential remains as rain chances only gradually fall

  Flash Flood Watch remains in effect with torrential downpours likely

  Tropical system developing off South Florida coast likely to become ‘Arthur’

  Unseasonably warm weekend ahead

  Big warm-up starts today