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List of Famous Meteorologists

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List of famous meteorologists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Renowned like those found below have helped make a great impact on the world, through a combination of hard work and dedication to their profession. You might also enjoy these hilarious weatherman photos and these ridiculous news show fails. This list includes the most prominent meteorologists, living and dead, from every country in the world. Interesting information is included in this list of notable meteorologists, such as where these historic meteorologists were born and what their nationality is. If your dream job is to be a popular meteorologist then you should look to these people for inspiration.

This list of popular meteorologists includes John Dalton and Alfred Wegener. Known for his appearance on NBC's Today show, TV meteorologist AKA weatherman Al Roker also made this list of meteorologists, so expect to see other familiar names of people in weather.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous meteorologists?" and "Who are the best meteorologists?" then you're in the right place. 

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  • John Dalton FRS (; 6 September 1766 – 27 July 1844) was an English chemist, physicist, and...  more

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  • Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit

    Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit FRS (; German: [ˈfaːʁənhaɪt]; 24 May 1686 – 16 September 1736) was a...  more
  • Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, CH, FRS (14 February 1869 – 15 November 1959) was a Scottish...  more
  • Alfred Lothar Wegener (; German: [ˈʔalfʁeːt ˈveːgənɐ]; 1 November 1880 – November 1930) was a...  more
  • C. H. D. Buys Ballot

    Christophorus Henricus Diedericus Buys Ballot (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbœys ˈbɑlɔt]; October...  more
  • Meteorologist ' ' 'Kristen Cornett' ' ' joined the 4 Warn Storm Team in October 2007, She...  more
  • Willard Herman Scott Jr. (born March 7, 1934) is an American weather presenter, author,...  more
  • Albert Lincoln Roker Jr. (born August 20, 1954) is an American weather forecaster, journalist,...  more

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  • Cleveland Abbe (December 3, 1838 – October 28, 1916) was an American meteorologist and...  more
  • Kent Ehrhardt

    Meteorologist ' ' ' Kent Ehrhardt ' ' ' delivers weekday weathercasts on "News 4 St. Louis ",...
  • Cindy Preszler (born 1960) is a broadcast meteorologist for WeatherSTL.com, a dynamic,...  more
  • Dallas Raines

    Dallas Raines is an American award-winning chief meteorologist at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and...  more
  • Johnny Mountain

    Johnny Mountain is a retired weathercaster for both KABC-TV and KCBS-TV in Los Angeles,...  more
  • Amy Elizabeth Freeze (born June 19, 1974), is an American television meteorologist. Since...  more
  • Samuel James Champion (born August 13, 1961) is an American weather anchor who is best known...  more
  • Mark Mathis

    Mark Mathis is a American TV personality and meteorologist known for his unorthodox approach...  more
  • William Morris Davis (February 12, 1850 – February 5, 1934) was an American geographer,...  more
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  • Thomas Ethelbert Skilling, III (born February 20, 1952), known on-air as Tom Skilling, is an...  more
  • Chief Meteorologist ' ' ' John Fuller ' ' ' came to St. Louis in 1983, He has the longest...  more
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  • A Chicago native, Lyra's move to Milwaukee to join WISN 12 News Team as weekend morning...  more
  • Meteorologist ' ' ' Janine Albert ' ' ' (formerly known as Janine D'Adamo) came to WINK-TV...  more
  • Michael Phillip "Mike" Seidel (born January 18, 1956) is an American meteorologist who has...  more