Eric Thomas

Eric Thomas

Chief Meteorologist

Charlotte, NC

Multiple Emmy Award winner for Weather Broadcasts. Also, have been voted as Charlotte's Best by various publications around Charlotte. American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval. But the biggest honor for me happens every day when someone turns on WBTV and gives me a chance to inform them about upcoming weather. Thank you for that opportunity. I'll do my best never to let you down!!

Recent Articles by Eric

  Rain ending, delightful weather coming

  Brutal heat wave rolls on!

  Heat wave rolls on

  High temps to continue for days to come

  Cold front approaches, storms possible Thursday

  A cooler Tuesday is making way for more heat - and possible storms

  Scattered thunderstorms expected to cool off weather for mid-week

  Storms show up again Friday, continue over weekend

  Storms die down, but not out

  July 4th fireworks - called thunderstorms

  Inferno-like heat again on Wednesday

  High heat rolls on, next up - thunderstorms

  Increasing heat! Decreasing air quality

  After a fairly mild June, look out!

  Classic Summer weather pattern!

  At last... normal summer weather!

  Another round of severe storms!

  First waves of rain arrived, much more to come

  First Alert Days issued Saturday through Monday

  Tropical air arrives in Carolinas, rain expected Thursday

  Badly needed rain right around the corner, along with a possibly very wet weekend

  Our dry weather pattern is about to come to an abrupt end

  Still looking for rain? Your day is coming!

  Mild, seasonal weather expected looking toward next week

  Severe storms moving out, milder air moving in

  Thursday tied a 101 year record high temperature. But a break is coming!

  Forever Family: Meet Dakota

  Heat wave continues as another day hits 95 degrees

  First heat wave of the season brings in the holiday weekend

  Heat wave kicks off start of Memorial Day weekend