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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…THURSDAY…JULY 20, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…JULY 20, 2017: . How about another one…just like the other one…we do it again…all about hard core summer…okay early Thursday morning…then hot and humid in the afternoon…the core of the big time heat will be Thursday and Friday and Saturday…100+…some questions about how humid…maybe more of a dry heat…lets keep the summer dome going for the bulk of the weekend…maybe a break late weekend…a few storms Sunday and Sunday night…but very, very […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 19, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 19, 2017: . What do you say…we do it again…all about hard core summer…okay Wednesday morning…then hot and humid Wednesday afternoon…the core of the big time heat will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday…100+…some questions about how humid…maybe more of a dry heat…lets keep the summer dome going for the bulk of the weekend…maybe a break late weekend…a few storms Sunday…but very, very humid…better on Monday…80’s…Hang tough…be safe…extra care for pets.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 18, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 18, 2017: . Quiet times and an easy forecast…all about hard core summer…okay Tuesday morning…then hot and humid Tuesday afternoon…the core of the big time heat will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday…100+…some questions about how humid…maybe more of a dry heat…lets keep the summer dome going for the bulk of the weekend…maybe a break late weekend…Hang tough…be safe…extra care for pets.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…JULY 15-16, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND…JULY 15-16, 2017: . A pretty nice Summer weekend on the way…Saturday…plenty of sun and in the upper 80’s…nice humidity levels…wonderful Saturday night…Sunday…partly sunny…near 90 in the afternoon…still nice Sunday night and into Monday…then the dome of Summer from the west takes over into the middle of the nation…building back Tuesday and hot and humid back for Wednesday-Friday.

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…JULY 13, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY…JULY 13, 2017: . Day 3 of 100 degrees+ yesterday…I don’t think we get there today…still hot on this Thursday and more humid…but with weather systems starting to move slowly…lets watch for a few storms…focus on the afternoon and evening…some could be strong…mid 90’s for highs…but again more humid…any storms move out late Thursday night and early Friday…then some better Summer weather takes over for Friday and the weekend… no taste of Fall…just […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 12, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…JULY 12, 2017: . Day 2 of 100 degrees yesterday…another solid shot on Wednesday…that would make the most 100 days since 2013….hazy, hot and humid…we deal and enjoy and try to stay cool…hazy, hot and humid…into Thursday…dewpoints near 70 so the heat index between 100-105 degrees…no records…they are crazy hot this time of year..a cool font slowly arrives for Thursday and Friday…a few storms…thinking limited right now…but very, very humid Thursday into Friday…slightly […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 11, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…JULY 11, 2017: . Yes…it is July and it is Summer with more on the way…we deal and enjoy and try to stay cool…hazy, hot and humid…into Wednesday night…in the mid to upper 90’s…maybe 100 on Wednesday afternoon…dewpoints near 70 so the heat index between 100-105 degrees…no records…they are crazy hot this time of year..a cool font slowly arrives for Thursday and Friday…a few storms…thinking limited right now…slightly cool and drier for the […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THE WEEKEND… JULY 8-9, 2017: . A little break in the hard core Summer air mass of Friday…still Summer…just a little cooler and a little less humid…a pretty good weekend…nice Saturday night. All about the northwest flow…the Summer northwest flow…giving us a break. Hard core Summer heat and humidity making the come back for much of next week…its July…it’s Summer

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY JUNE 30, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY JUNE 30, 2017: . Its the last day of June…wow! and Not a lot of change in thinking as we get ready to roll into the long holiday weekend…Friday…mostly cloudy, warm and humid with waves of rain and storms…especially in the morning…in the 80’s…questions if there will be redevelopment in the late afternoon and evening…have to watch this. Some storms will be strong maybe severe…heavy rain, hail, wind and lightning….The first part […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY JUNE 29, 2017:

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY JUNE 29, 2017: . Not a lot of change in thinking as we get ready to roll into the long holiday weekend…Thursday…all about the summer feel…near 90…hot and humid…maybe a few spot storms late day…rather limited…lets think increasing rain and storms from north to south late Thursday night and Friday and signs it could hold well into Friday night…a storms in this time frame will bring some heavy rain and a few […]

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

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY JUNE 28, 2017: . High pressure slides to the east on this Wednesday and after a nice early morning…the southerly flow returns along with a bump back in the summer feel…partly sunny, windy, warmer and more humid for the afternoon…upper 80’s…warm and humid Wednesday night…then Thursday…all about the summer feel…near 90…hot and humid…maybe a few spot storms…rather limited…lets think increasing rain and storms from north to south late Thursday night and Friday […]

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

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY JUNE 27, 2017: . A weak cool front passing by late Monday afternoon opening the door to another bubble of Canadian high pressure…another delightful day on Tuesday with plenty of sun and low humidity…excellent…still very nice Tuesday night and Wednesday morning…then we flip back into a summer pattern to close our the month of June…nothing extreme…but the humidity comes back, temps go up a little and we get into some rain and […]