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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…THE WEEKEND…OCTOBER 21-22, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…OCTOBER 21-22, 2017 . A 50-50 weekend on the way…no major changes in thinking…Not alot of change in my thinking…Saturday…a mix of clouds and sun, rather windy and mild…upper 70’s…showers and storms late Saturday night into Sunday morning…prime time midnight to noon….storms for us do not look severe right now…cooler on Sunday…and into next week….the coolest arriving Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 20, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 20, 2017 . Not alot of change in my thinking for the next few days…however…the pace is picking up in the atmosphere…Friday and Saturday…partly sunny and windy…near 79 for the high each day…expect more mainly high cirrus clouds in play…showers and storms late Saturday night into Sunday morning…prime time midnight to noon….storms for us do not look severe right now…cooler on Sunday…and into next week….the coolest arriving Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. .

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 19, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 19, 2017 . Keeping the excellent Fall weather in play into Saturday…slightly warmer on Thursday 78 for the high…Friday and Saturday…partly sunny and windy…near 79 for the high each day…showers and storms late Saturday night into Sunday morning…prime time midnight to noon….cooler on Sunday…and into next week.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…OCTOBER 18, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…OCTOBER 18, 2017 . Excellent Fall weather in play for Wednesday…a chilly to cold start 40’s then 75 for the afternoon….a slight warming trend into the Saturday…nothing hot…mainly 70’s…dry times…no rain for next several days…but moisture doing pretty good this month…expecting gusty winds Friday and Saturday and some showers and storms late Saturday night into Sunday….cooler on Sunday.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…OCTOBER 17, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…OCTOBER 17, 2017 . Excellent Fall weather in play for Tuesday…a chilly to cold start 40’s then 71 for the afternoon.then a slight warming trend Wednesday into the weekend…nothing hot…mainly 70’s…dry times…no rain for next several days…but moisture doing pretty good this month…expecting gusty winds Friday and Saturday and some showers and storms late Saturday night into Sunday.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 13, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 13, 2017 Welcome to Friday the 13th…on with the weather…the sun is back all day today…partly sunny…neat to see the clear process late Thursday afternoon…here we go again for Friday and Saturday…back into the 80’s…82 on Friday and 88 on Saturday…the record on Saturday is 90 degrees from 1899… we will be close….some showers and a few storms late Saturday night and Sunday morning…then clearing skies…windy and much cooler 60’s on Sunday…how […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 12, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 12, 2017 . The clouds exit and the sun comes back going thru the day on Thursday…a nice afternoon…72 for the high…then here we go again for Friday and Saturday…back into the 80’s…with another round of rain and storms on Sunday…the record on Saturday is 90 degrees from 1899… we will be close….cooler Sunday…72 for the high falling into the 60’s during the day…cool weather Monday and Tuesday

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…OCTOBER 11, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…OCTOBER 11, 2017 . The rain and storms are well east and northeast today…but the clouds wrapping around a potent low pressure over the Great Lakes. This is a shot of Fall coming in from the west/northwest…clouds and 60’s in the afternoon…low 50’s at night…partly sunny and mid 70’s on Thursday…then here we go again for Friday and Saturday…back into the 80’s…with another round of rain and storms Saturday night…the record on Saturday […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…OCTOBER 10, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…OCTOBER 10, 2017 . Lets keep an eye on the weather and the sky today…a soup air mass with waves of rain and storms…a few could go strong to severe…especially during the afternoon and early evening hours. Cooler weather sweeps in Tuesday night and Wednesday…60’s on Wednesday with lots of clouds…pleasant Thursday then here we go again for Friday and Saturday…back into the 80’s…with another round of rain and storms Saturday night

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…OCTOBER 7-8, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…OCTOBER 7-8, 2017 . A cool front comes by on Saturday afternoon…not a cold front…but will bring a thin line of showers and none severe storms west to east over the viewing area from 2pm to 8pm…not lasting very long in any one spot…expect strong and gusty winds much of the day on Saturday with a slow fall in temps from 80 degrees thru the 70’s during the afternoon…clear skies Saturday night […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 6, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…OCTOBER 6, 2017 . Lets do it again…the two elements in play today and into part of the weekend…the moist southerly flow and a slow moving front from the west that will hang up…changeable skies, humid with waves of showers and a few thunderstorms…severe weather will be tough to find…In the warm wedge today…low 80’s…very humid…spotty rain…not expecting much. Keep the ideas going Saturday…a few showers and storms…a very windy day on Saturday…80 […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 5, 2017

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…OCTOBER 5, 2017 . Not a lot of change in the ideas…The two elements in play today and into part of the weekend…the moist southerly flow and a slow moving front from the west that will hang up…changeable skies, humid with waves of showers and a few thunderstorms…severe weather will be tough to find…overall think…scattered and waves of showers and a few mainly small storms…temps each day in the 70’s to near 80 […]