Matt Rudkin is our weekday evening meteorologist. Growing up in Warsaw, he is no stranger to our area. Matt anchors WSBT 22 News at 6pm, 10pm and 11pm. Matt is also the host of Weather 101, which airs daily on WSBT News First at 4. In addition to his on-air presence, you can also see Matt's forecasts in the South Bend Tribune and hear them on the WSBT radio stations – Sunny 101.5, News Radio 960 WSBT, New Country 99.9 and Z94.3.
Matt is a certified 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 weather caster. 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.