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Saturday, December 5, 2020

Rob Knight

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Chief Meteorologist Rob Knight is a familiar face along the Mississippi Gulf Coast, having been an on-air personality in the local area since 2005. Rob is originally from New York, but traveled and forecasted weather around the world as an active duty member of the United States Air Force since 1992. In 2005, after 13 years in the USAF, Rob made the transition back to the public sector as an on-air meteorologist, six months prior to Hurricane Katrina. Rob says “Meteorology is not a job for me, it’s my passion. I’m fortunate enough to have been in this wonderfully challenging field since 1992. I solve mysteries. The atmosphere gives you clues and you have to figure out what it’s going to do. How fun is that?” Rob holds a Bachelor's degree in Meteorology from Florida Institute of Technology, along with several military degrees. He is also a member of the National Weather Association. When his attention isn’t focused on weather, it’s on real estate. Rob and his wife own a local realty. Rob loves to spend time volunteering in the local community, and often works with the Boys and Girls Club, the Humane Society, and several others. On a cool south Mississippi Saturday morning, Rob is usually at one of the many beautiful golf courses.

12/4 – Rob Knight’s “Cool Weekend” Afternoon Forecast

Clouds continue to clear as breezy conditions will taper-off later this evening...

12/4 – Rob’s “Clearings Skies & Breezy” Friday Morning Forecast

Overnight rainfall/t-storms have moved east but cloud coverage continues...

12/3 – Rob Knight’s “Light Rain” Afternoon Forecast

A mild afternoon with spotty light rain beginning to move into south Mississippi...

12/3 – Rob’s “Rain Moving In” Mid-Morning Forecast

A cloudy start this morning with MUCH WARMER temperatures...

12/2 – Rob’s “Warming Trend” Afternoon Forecast

A lovely afternoon ahead with sunny skies and slight warmer high temperatures in the low 60s...

12/2 – Rob Knight’s “Warmer” Wednesday Mid-Morning Forecast

Another VERY COLD start to the day but the warm-up will begin this afternoon...

12/1 – Rob Knight’s “Sunny & Cold” Afternoon Forecast

After a FRIGID start to the day, temperatures have warmed nicely but still below seasonal...

12/1 – Rob’s “Arctic Air Mass” Mid-Morning Forecast

A bitter cold start to the day as the 1st freeze of the season has occurred...

11/30 – Rob Knight’s “Sunny & Windy” Midday Forecast

Clouds continue to clear as winds are gusting into the 20 mph range...

11/30 – Rob Knight’s Below Seasonal Temps” Mid-Morning Forecast

A cloudy and cool start to the day as winds are starting to elevate...

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