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

  Take your pick: Snow, sleet, rain and freezing rain!

  Freeze Warning in effect overnight

  First Alert Evening Thursday - then the cold blast

  Forever Family: Meet Timere!

  First Alert Friday morning

  Frost and Freeze Warning in effect overnight for everyone

  Storms will give way to a winter chill

  First Alert Day Halloween - potential severe weather

  First Alert Days issued Wednesday and Halloween

  Gray skies and wet weather heading back our way

  First Alert Day declared for Saturday night, Sunday morning ahead of possible storms

  Weekend around the corner, so is more rain

  Frosty night ahead and another wet weekend?

  Tuesday showers followed by prettier days

  Tropical rain follows a Frost Advisory! Huh?

  Frosty air arrives followed by weekend rain

  Coolest weather so far and more rain approaching

  Mild weather continues, so does the dry weather

  Delightful weather week ahead, but drought continues

  Fall blast getting underway!

  The countdown is down to ‘one’

  Fall temperatures returning, rain not as likely

  More brutal heat before weekend relief arrives!

  It’s a new month, but the same story!

  Who’s ready for the 90s to return?

  Fall has finally fallen - for now

  Searing heat still not budging

  The countdown is on for Fall weather

  Big changes in the forecast? To say the least!!

  Storms will give way to the weekend - for most