Vicki Graf
Meteorologist

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Carolyn Kane
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Experience:

Weekend Morning Meteorologist WSOC, Charlotte, NC      February 2013 – Present
  • Create forecasts for weekend morning audience with a focus on lifestyle weather.
  • Report 3 days a week, with and emphasis on weather an environment stories.
Game Day Meteorologist, ESPNU Charlotte, NC                   Sept 2013 – Present  
  • Produces and presents College Game Day forecasts for games played around the country. 

Weekend Meteorologist WRDW, Augusta, GA                  June 2010 – February 2013
  • Create forecasts using the Weather Central system that are presented on weekend newscasts
  • Helped improve weekend ratings, increased during the November,  February and May ratings periods
  • Assisted the Storm Team in continuous coverage on the 2011 southeast snow events
  • Update viewers both on air and through social platforms during severe weather events
  • Primary fill-in meteorologist for weekday morning and night shows
  • Maintain social media accounts with constant weather updates
  • Frequently involved in community activities, school visits, and public appearances
 Chief Meteorologist WDHN-TV, Dothan, AL                             July 2008 - June 2010
  • Prepared weather graphics on Accuweather Galileo system
  • Presented accurate forecasts for the 5pm, 6pm and 10pm newscasts
  • Updated and managed weather page on www.dothanfirst.com
  • Designed an educational program to teach students about the weather
  • Provided wall-to-wall coverage on the Spring 2009 southeast floods
  • Monitored and covered severe weather live for hours, monitoring the threat for tornadoes and severe  thunderstorms, cutting into programming when necessary
Weather Services International, Andover, MA                            June 2007- July 2008
  • Resolved application and product problems by assisting customers with the WSI Aviation Products
  • Processed shipping orders on a timely basis in order to meet customer expectations
  • Assist customers with installation of WSI hardware at the Flight Base Operations as well as inside the cockpit
FOX35 News Station, Lake Mary, FL                                      May 2006 – August 2006
  • Assisted Chief Meteorologist Glen Richards in creating accurate weather forecasts
  • Designed weather graphics and slides using the WSI Weather Graphics Program that were aired during the 5pm and 10pm Newscasts
Education
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL                        May 2007
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Meteorology with minors in Communication and Humanities
Computer Skills
  • Weather Central ESP:Live
  • Accuweather Galileo
  • WSI Weather Graphics Producer
  • Adobe: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Avid
  • i-News
Activities and Honors
  • NWA Seal 2013
  • Georgia Associated Press  "Best Weather Reporting", “StormTeam 12” 2012
  • American Meteorology Society/National Weather Association; Member  Sept 2003 – Present
  • Skywarn Official Trained Weather Spotter,  Sept 2005 – Present
  • Augusta Strides; Member     July 2010 – Present
  • Participated in organized races where proceeds benefit local charities
  • Dothan Runners Club; Member July 2008 – June 2010


 
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