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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


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    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …FRIDAY…MAY 4, 2018 . My Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date. . The atmosphere slowly scrubs out on Friday…slow is the key word…overall mostly cloudy skies with some sun returning…and slowly dropping humidity… I have to keep the chance of a spot shower but overall pretty hard to find…lots of dry time. Quiet and pleasantly cool for Friday evening and Friday night and the bulk of […]

  • Thursday’s unsettled weather means more rain for St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO — An unsettled Thursday around the region. The overnight rain and storms now quickly rolling to the east. A cloudy and humid break will stick around for a few hours Thursday mid-day. There are still questions about a recharge of the air mass. Expecting some form of rain and storms around 1-2pm. There may be another recharge late afternoon and evening. Temperatures Thursday should be in the 70’s to near 80. Temps will be down a little […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …WEDNESDAY…MAY 2, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …WEDNESDAY…MAY 2, 2018 . This the anniversary of the latest snowfall on record in STL…May 2, 1929…wait for it…4 inches of snow! . My Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date. . The southerly flow is alive and well on this Wednesday and into Thursday…a mix of clouds and sunshine on this Wednesday…windy and warm…mid to upper 80’s…the record is 91 degrees. Quiet Wednesday evening…then Thursday and […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …TUESDAY…MAY 1, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …TUESDAY…MAY 1, 2018 . Getting closer to my Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date. . All about the southerly flow the next 2 days and night…Tuesday…partly sunny…with increasing winds…80 for the high…increasing clouds and windy on Wednesday…dry 85 for the high…humidity will be on the increase on Wednesday…leading to some storms Thursday and Thursday night…a Spring pattern…too early for how strong they will be. The core […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …THE WEEKEND…APRIL 28-29, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …THE WEEKEND…APRIL 28-29, 2018 . Getting closer to my Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date. Another cool front passing by early in the morning on Saturday…a few fast moving clouds and a wind shift to the northwest…it is a dry front…A nice weekend on the way…lots of sunshine…each morning will be rather chilly…then a nice warm up with full late April sunshine going to town…Saturday…69 degrees…75-77 […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …FRIDAY…APRIL 27, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …FRIDAY…APRIL 27, 2018 . Getting closer to my Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date.   A weak cool front passes early on Friday…not much with it…a wind shift to the northwest maybe a spotty sprinkle…really tough to find…Friday…overall a pretty day…partly sunny…upper 60’s. A nice weekend on the way…lots of sunshine…each morning will be rather chilly…then a nice warm up with full late April sunshine going […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …THURSDAY…APRIL 26, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …THURSDAY…APRIL 26, 2018 . Getting closer to my Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date.   The latest low pressure spins east today(Thursday)…a quiet day on Thursday with partly sunny skies…a chilly start…okay in the afternoon 68 for the high. Friday…a mix of clouds and sun…maybe a few morning sprinkles…rather limited…68 once again…better over the weekend…warm and dry…70 on Saturday and 77 on Sunday…near 80 on Monday […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …WEDNESDAY…APRIL 25, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest weather discussion(the disco) for STL …WEDNESDAY…APRIL 25, 2018 . Getting closer to my Summer forecast for STL…Thursday night May 17th…will keep you up to date.   The next weather system on the move from the west…spreading more clouds over us on Wednesday…mostly cloudy skies and slightly cooler…low to mid 60’s in play…I can’t rule out a few sprinkles but the core rains will be well to our south and west on Wednesday. Quiet times Wednesday night and […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…APRIL 24, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…TUESDAY…APRIL 24, 2018 . Our slow moving low pressure will continue its slow slide to the east today into the Ohio Valley…did I mention its a slow mover…clouds much of the day on Tuesday…some sun trying to come our mid to late day…but warmer…upper 60’s…but counting on some sunshine to make that happen. Quiet Tuesday night…Wednesday a few spot showers around on Wednesday morning… mostly cloudy the rest of Wednesday…Thursday looks quiet…still cool…some […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…APRIL 6, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…FRIDAY…APRIL 6, 2018 . It was wonderful on Thursday…back to Winter on Friday…in the 40’s dropping into the 30’s during the afternoon…gusty winds picking up. As for the system…its the battle…low pressure to our south and a cold and dry high pressure from Canada to our North…still looking like the cold and dry air will win…so lots of clouds today…dropping temps…some light rain in the afternoon…limited…kicking to some light and limited sleet and […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY..APRIL 5, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…THURSDAY..APRIL 5, 2018 . Winter is far from over…with that said we are okay on this Thursday…more and more clouds taking over…a cold start…windy and warmer in the afternoon 58 degrees…still below average…clouds and dry for Thursday evening and night…chilly for opening night…Friday things get interesting…clouds and cold…windy…40 in the afternoon…with a developing cold rain that goes to snow late Friday and Friday night…the ground temps are above freezing but first look 1 […]

  • Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…APRIL 4, 2018

    Dave Murray’s Latest STL forecast and weather disco…WEDNESDAY…APRIL 4, 2018 . That was a wild ride on Tuesday…today…its all about sunshine…partly to mostly sunny skies, breezy and chilly…temps still well below average for this time of year…48 for the high…should be in the mid 60’s. Increasing clouds on Thursday…58 for the high…Opening night forecast…lots of clouds…temps dropping out of the 50’s and into the 40’s during the game. right now thinking any showers hold off until after the game. On […]