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

  Cold air arrived on time - next up, ice?

  First Alert Days now declared for Friday and Saturday

  First Alert Saturday – rain likely – freezing rain?

  Showers will actually end! Cold air will actually return!

  Tornadoes out west, what it means for us this weekend

  Rising temperatures will bring rising rainfall

  Pretty day Thursday - then all bets are off!

  Mild weather returns - bringing weekend rain

  First Alert Tuesday morning for rain and snow

  First Alert: Heavy pockets of rain continue

  First Alert expanded from Sunday into Monday morning

  Patchy fog overnight - rain this weekend

  Glorious Christmas week weather continues

  It’s here - your Christmas Day forecast!

  Rain moving out just in time for Santa!

  Cold air is here to stay for awhile

  Rain ending overnight, cold air returns

  First Alert Tuesday for widespread rainfall

  Cold rain will yield to milder weekend

  First Alert overnight for freezing rain

  First Alert overnight for the mountains

  First Alert Day Tuesday, then comes the bigger concern

  First Alert Days issued for Monday and Tuesday

  First Alert Day issued for Monday

  Mild weather disappears this weekend

  Milder days ahead but not for long

  Winter Storm Warning continues

  A glorious start to Thanksgiving followed by a sloppy ending

  Wednesday showers then Thanksgiving sunshine

  First Alert travel advisory Wednesday morning