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Are all weather people meteorologists?

Postby Mr. B » Fri Apr 25, 2008 4:37 pm

To me it doesn't seem that some of the weather people are as knowledgeable about the weather as others. Are all or most tv weather people meteorologists :?:
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Postby Tropical Hurricane » Wed May 14, 2008 6:38 pm

Mr. B., the forecasters on TV are a combination of meteorologists and journalists. Some the of meteorologists have four year degrees, many others have a Mississippi State degree which isn't into as much heavy physics and math. There is a wide difference in the credentials!
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Postby Kitty » Mon Oct 20, 2008 1:39 pm

The tv weather people in my town are a combination of meteorologists and journalists. The main guy is a meteorologist but the others are pretty good too.
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Postby Skibug » Wed Nov 12, 2008 4:45 pm

I see some of the people where I live have the AMS seal on their program. Does that make them a meteorologist? I would think so.
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Re: Are all weather people meteorologists?

Postby joyceajm » Thu Mar 05, 2009 6:05 pm

Boston has some good weather people. I usually watch the morning news - Good Morning America show.
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