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When Dave Murray was named Chief Meteorologist for KTVI, FOX 2 in 1989, he came full circle by returning to the city where his broadcasting career began in 1976. Viewers and colleagues alike applauded his return as is evidenced by his popularity and the ten Emmy Awards he has won since then for best weathercaster bringing his total number of Emmys to 12. This year, 2006…marks 30 years of forecasting the weather for the St. Louis area.

Nationwide, viewers got to know Dave from 1983 to 1985 on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and “World News This Morning” where he was Chief Meteorologist. While at ABC he also was a meteorological consultant for “World News Tonight”, “Nightline”, ABC Sports and on-air weathercaster for the ABC Radio Network. After his work at ABC, Dave became Chief Meteorologist for WBZ-TV in Boston and then moved back to his Midwestern roots in St. Louis.

Dave can be seen Monday through Friday on FOX 2 News at 5, 5:30, 6, and 9. He also reports special features for FOX 2 such as the “Weather Spotlight”.

Dave holds the American Meteorological Society’s Seal of Approval and was the first meteorologist weathercaster on the nightly TV news in St. Louis. He has served as Chairman of the AMS Broadcast Meteorology Board, as an advisor to the Board, and is a member of the National Weather Association. In 1999, Dave was the first weathercaster to ever receive the Quest Award from the St. Louis Chapter of the National Federation of Press Women.

Dedicated to helping children understand and enjoy science, Dave has given guided weather center tours to thousands of boy scouts and girl scouts over the past ten years. He is active with the United Way, the Asthma & Allergy Foundation, the Humane Society and the St. Louis Science Center.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail: dave.murray@tvstl.com


Recent Articles
  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…AUGUST 16, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…AUGUST 16, 2017: . The summer feel keeps going…partly sunny, hot and humid today…most in the upper 80’s to near 90…the city effect show help reach 92 degrees…lets watch for a few spot storms Wednesday afternoon…a better shot Wednesday night into Thursday morning…but not widespread…a little better…slightly drier and cooler air for Thursday night, Friday and over the weekend…but not a taste of Fall.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…AUGUST 15, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…AUGUST 15, 2017: . More of a summer feel this week…hot and humid each afternoon…Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday…slightly better Friday and over the weekend. With the higher humidity we bring back that summer sky and some storms…lets focus on late Tuesday night, Wednesday and especially Wednesday night . Dave Murray’s eclipse forecast…for Monday…August 21, 2017 . Still lots of questions this far out especially with a Summer sky expected. St. Louis: A.M. Sun…P.M. […]

  • Dave Murray’s weather disco..THE WEEKEND…AUGUST 12-13, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s weather disco..THE WEEKEND…AUGUST 12-13, 2017: . My STL forecast for the Fall season…Thursday…August 24th at 9pm. . The next Canada high is in control all weekend long…just great weather…very non-August…plenty of sun each day…partly to mostly sunny…dry…low humidity…nice evenings and overnight…enjoy! Pay back for those two weeks in July. Still pretty good going into next week…have to watch for a few showers…and we should be a little warmer late week…but nothing weird.

  • Dave Murray’s weather disco..FRIDAY…AUGUST 11, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s weather disco..FRIDAY…AUGUST 11, 2017: . My STL forecast for the Fall season…Thursday…August 24th at 9pm. . The weak cool front makes its way over STL today…should pass around midday…still humid with a few pockets of showers and storms…the focus shifting to the south going thru the afternoon. Once the front gets by winds will turn to the north and drier air will filter in for Friday night and weekend. Can’t rule out a stray storm over the weekend […]

  • Dave Murray’s weather disco..THURSDAY…AUGUST 10, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s weather disco..THURSDAY…AUGUST 10, 2017: . Two weak cool fronts on the way over the next few days…nothing to get real excited about…a few limited showers today and into the night…very limited expect alot of dry time…the other front passes over the weekend…but also maybe, maybe a stray storm…otherwise the weekend looking good…with pleasant temperatures…low 80’s…no big heat…no big storm systems in sight.

  • Dave Murray’s weather disco..WEDNESDAY…AUGUST 9, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s weather disco..WEDNESDAY…AUGUST 9, 2017: . The big high pressure still in play today…slowly drifting to the east…partly to mostly sunny skies, light wind…a nice day…just a few degrees warmer in the afternoon…about 85 for the high. Nice tonight..Thursday…partly sunny but thinking a few spot showers will pop up during the afternoon and evening…maybe lasting into Friday…right now the weekend looks good…partly sunny…low 80’s…60’s at night…no big heat…no big storms in sight

  • Dave Murray’s weather disco..THE WEEKEND…AUGUST 5-6, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s weather disco..THE WEEKEND…AUGUST 5-6, 2017: . Cool temps in play all weekend long…very non August but with the cool the weather goes down hill quickly as a weather front gets stuck over the Bi-State region…nice Saturday morning…sunny and cool..then increasing clouds during the afternoon…a dry day…rain and some non-severe storms will move in from west to east Saturday evening…rain becomes heavy at time with the focus on midnight to noon on Sunday with the chances of rain ending […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…JULY 29-30, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…JULY 29-30, 2017: . It is the last weekend of July and the weather is near perfect for the hard core Summer month of July…Wonderful weather Saturday, Saturday night, Sunday and Sunday night…already on the books…a top 10 weekend on the way…a large and cool and dry Canadian high pressure sinks in for a great Summer break weekend with mild days and pleasantly cool nights…no big heat for all of next week.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…JULY 28, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…JULY 28, 2017: . On the way to the last weekend of July…and it is not going to feel like it. Friday…early clouds then turning partly sunny…temps in the 80’s with a slow but steady drop in the humidity…nice by the afternoon. Wonderful weather Friday evening and Friday night…then on to the weekend…already on the books…a top 10 weekend on the way…a large and cool and dry Canadian high pressure sinks in for […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…JULY 27, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…JULY 27, 2017: . A slow moving cool front on the way…taking most of Thursday to move from north to south over the STL area…as a result…its cooler but still rather humid over the region and with the front…along and ahead of it…scattered rain and storms anytime on Thursday…strong to severe weather looks limited but the main features will be lightning and heavy rain…all pushing to the south getting into Thursday evening. Then […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 26, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 26, 2017: . All about hard core Summer on this Wednesday from start to finish…but especially late morning and all afternoon into the evening…upper 90’s and tons of humidity. The a strong Summer cool front works in late, late Wednesday night, Thursday and into Thursday evening…the front popping scattered rain and storms…a few could be severe so we watch the sky. then a great relax of the summer dome and the northwest […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 25, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 25, 2017: . An okay day on Tuesday much like Monday…upper 80’s to near 90…The only hot and humid day is Wednesday…a one day event…then here comes several days of the northwest flow…yes…you are correct…we never trust the northwest flow…look for a series of cool fronts dropping in…that sounds great…best chance for some rain and storms…Thursday and Thursday night…mid 80’s for high Friday and over the weekend.