The Weather Channel television network announced today that Tevin Wooten has joined the company as an On-Camera Meteorologist.
Prior to his new role, Wooten was a Weather Production & On-Camera Meteorologist Intern at The Weather Channel during the Summer of 2017, and also served as a weekday weather-anchor for Florida State University’s weather show, FSU Weather. After receiving his degree in journalism from University of Arkansas, Wooten began his on-camera career as a General Assignment Reporter and Fill-in Weather-Anchor & Producer at KNWA & FOX 24, the Northwest Arkansas NBC/FOX affiliate news stations. His passion for the weather led him to enroll at Florida State University to pursue and earn a second Bachelor’s Degree, this time in Meteorology.
“We’re excited to welcome Tevin back to The Weather Channel family. Tevin’s enthusiasm and dedication for live weather coverage are fantastic qualities that he brings to our team of world-class meteorologists,” said Nora Zimmett, Senior Vice President, Content and Programming. “His passion for meteorology and talent for storytelling will make him a valuable asset, both in the studio and out in the field.”
Wooten is a 2016 Emmy® Award Winner (Mid-America Chapter). He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology with a minor in Mathematics from Florida State University in May 2018 and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Arkansas in December 2014. Wooten is a native of Camden, Arkansas.