Matt is no stranger to our area. He is from Warsaw, which is in Kosciusko county. He came to WSBT in 2012 and is our weekday evening meteorologist. He anchors WSBT News at 6pm, 10pm and 11pm. You will also see him on WSBT News at 5pm and 5:30pm with Abby Weppler on occasion. You can also see Matt's forecasts in the South Bend Tribune and hear them on WSBT radio stations – Sunny 101.5, News Radio 960 WSBT, New Country 99.9 and Oldies 94.3.
Matt is a Meteorologist with a Bachelors Degree in Atmospheric Science from Purdue University. His career began at the National Weather Service. From there, he worked at WLFI-TV in West Lafayette, IN as well as WSIL-TV in Carterville, IL.
Matt has been nominated as best weathercaster by the Illinois Associated Press. He is also a member of the American Meteorological Society and holds the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist certification, the highest distinction given to a broadcast meteorologist.