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Glenn Zimmerman is the Meteorologist for FOX 2 News in the Morning starting at 4:00 a.m. He has been forecasting weather on the morning show since 1990. A St. Louis native, Glenn graduated from Lindbergh High School. He has a degree in Broadcast Journalism from Kansas State University, and a degree in Meteorology from Saint Louis University.

When not forecasting or raising kids, Glenn is into music. From his trumpet and tuba playing days of high school, to his guitar playing of today...Glenn stays active in the music scene in St. Louis. You can catch him out playing or sitting in with other local groups. He also incorporates music into his forecasts with his Weather Song of the Day.


Recent Articles
  • St. Louis Craft Beer Week Coffee and Beer Blending

    (KTVI) – St. Louis Craft Beer Week runs from Saturday, July 26th through August 3rd.  Scott Carey, the owner of Sump Coffee and Jonathan Moxey from Perennial Artisan Ales talk about what to expect at their live demonstration. Coffee and Beer Blending is Monday night at SDHA, 2605 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63139. St. Louis Craft Beer Week Now – August 3rd For a schedule of events visit: stlbeerweek.com  

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    Severe Thunderstorm Watch in place until 11 a.m. Wednesday

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the area until 11 a.m. for parts of the St. Louis viewing area.  Early Wednesday morning, strong winds swept through parts of Franklin and Jefferson counties.  Meteorologist Glenn Zimmerman says there was significant spin in the atmosphere with reports of high winds and some tree damage. Strong storms are expected to bring rain and thunder in the morning and afternoon Wednesday. There are some reports […]

  • Warm weather brings the risk of afternoon thunderstorms Tuesday

    (KTVI) –  It’s another warm and humid day in St. Louis but the forecast calls for a chance of thunderstorms. Look for temperatures in the upper 80s and the risk of a few scattered afternoon thunderstorms.   The chances for severe weather may come late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning. There is also the possibility of severe weather in parts of Illinois. There will be some cooler, drier air on the way for the end of the week.  

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    Memorial Day Weather Forecast

    (KTVI) – Warm and humid air is building into the area today…so highs are warmer and the humidity is jumping. Top temps today should be in the mid 80s, and we watch for a few scattered storms this afternoon and this evening…

  • Weather and kids: How to keep children calm before and during a storm

    (KTVI) – The crack of thunder. The flash of lightning. A warning on television.  These are all things that can invoke instant fear in a child. Meteorologist Glenn Zimmerman hears from many parents that their children are frightened when bad weather rolls in.   He talks about how to help kids remain calm before and during a storm. If parents want to get more information about weather, the FOX 2 annual Storm Fest on Saturday, May 17th from 11 a.m. until […]

  • Joey Chestnut helps crown eating champs at Busch Stadium

    (KTVI)- The man. The myth. The legend…at least when it comes to eating competitions. Joey Chestnut is in St. Louis this weekend sizing up his competition. A qualifier for the Nathan’s Famous annual Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest will take place at Busch Stadium at noon on Saturday. Chestnut will be oversee the 10-minute, all-you-can-eat contest and will also throw out first pitch at Busch Stadium before Saturday’s game against the Braves. The top male and top female […]

  • Ferguson Citywalk: Farmers’ Market, Fun Run & Taste of Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The Ferguson Farmers Market is a popular spot for shoppers on Saturday mornings. You can choose from a variety of goods, food and more. Ferguson Farmers Market 20 S Florissant Rd Ferguson, MO 63135 Find out more: http://fergusonfarmersmarket.com/ The city has started an annual Fun Run for the whole family. Ferguson Twilight 5k/10k & Fun Run May 17, 2014 Find out more: http://fergtwilightrun.com/wp/ The annual Taste of Ferguson highlights area restaurants. Funds raised at The Taste […]

  • Ferguson Citywalk: Corner Coffee House

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The Corner Coffee House stopped by to share some of their pastries and cookies with the crew. Corner Coffee House 100 N Florissant Rd Ferguson, MO 63135 (314) 521-4600 Find out more: http://www.cornercoffeestl.com/

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    Storms sweep through St. Louis, several reports of large hail

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) -After a windy but quiet morning, strong to severe thunderstorms developed Monday afternoon in central Missouri and began to move to the northeast. Heavy rain, lots of small hail, and numerous lightning strikes came through with the storms. A few areas, like Montgomery City, MO, reported larger hail, near golf ball size. As the storms moved into Illinois, some rotation was seen in the low hanging clouds in Madison County. That led to a Tornado Warning […]

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    Update: Cardinals expect game to go on as scheduled

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Rain is not stopping Opening Day at Busch Stadium.  The St. Louis Cardinals tweeted they will start the pregame ceremony at 2:30 and the game will start 3:15 p.m. as scheduled. We expect to start the pre-game ceremony at 2:30 and the game at 3:15 as scheduled. #OpeningDaySTL— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) April 07, 2014 Hundreds of fans came out to support their Cardinals early Monday morning and thousands are expected at the home opener. […]

  • Glenn Zimmerman explains the 4 stages of a tornado

    (KTVI) – Meteorologist Glenn Zimmerman explains the four stages of a tornado and how they might apply to the situation in University City, Missouri Thursday. Find out more about tornadoes: NOAA: Online Tornado FAQ NOAA: Tornado Life Cycle NOAA: Severe Weather Spotting NOA: Fujita Tornado Damage Scale

  • Recap of the storm rolling into the St. Louis region

    (KTVI) – Meteorologist Glenn Zimmerman takes a look at the storm as it rolls into the St. Louis region. Take a look at this clip for the complete review and the 6-hour radar loop. Strong and severe storms will be the rule across the bi-state area today, especially this afternoon and this evening. Very warm today with highs in the upper 70s. A cold front tonight should bring cooler and calmer weather for the weekend. See the full forecast here: […]