Justin Stapleton

Author's details

Name: Justin Stapleton
Date registered: April 16, 2012

Biography

Justin Stapleton joined KEZI 9 News as Chief Meteorologist in March of 2009. He arrived in Western Oregon from WCBI-TV, in Columbus, Mississippi, where he was the morning meteorologist. Justin holds a Master’s degree in Geosciences from Mississippi State University and the AMS Seal of Approval. He is a full member of both the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association. Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Justin also has a Masters degree in Psychology. Before moving into Meteorology, he worked in the mental health field assisting police departments in Maryland by providing on-site crisis intervention and training. Wanting to combine his passion for weather and helping others, he took the leap into Broadcast Meteorology and hasn’t looked back! Justin has two amazing daughters who are proud to call Western Oregon home. Feel free to contact Justin with a weather question, or just to say hi.

Latest posts

  1. Looking For A Dry Easter — April 17, 2014
  2. A Wet Thursday Ahead — April 16, 2014
  3. Light Showers Later Tonight — April 15, 2014
  4. Cooler, April Showers Back This Week — April 14, 2014
  5. Staying Sunny This Weekend — April 11, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Possible Funnel Cloud Hits Springfield — 5 comments
  2. Any Sign Of Sun For The Valley? — 2 comments
  3. Icy & Cold All Weekend — 1 comment
  4. Showers Moving Back In For Civil War — 1 comment
  5. From Snowy To Soggy — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Quick Shot Of Showers Tomorrow

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Another day of warm, early-spring weather with highs back into the 60s, but the clouds are returning tonight and rain will follow after midnight as a cold front moves across the region. With the clouds, I’m not expecting temps to cool quickly tonight so we’ll likely stay mild … Continue reading »

Another Taste Of Spring Coming?

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   What a great way to get over the proverbial humpday with highs in the 60s and even low 70s and gobs of sunshine! Tonight, mostly clear skies will allow a quick cool off so if you are heading out tonight, make sure to bring an extra layer. A … Continue reading »

Warm Start, Rain Finish To The Weekend

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   What a great way to end the week with plenty of sunshine and highs pushing into the mid 60s! Not bad to see 3 out of the five days with 60 degree temperatures for this week. We’ll likely make it 4 out of 6 as the mild air … Continue reading »

A Little Sun To End The Week

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   A wet and windy start to Thursday saw more than a half an inch of rain across the valley and winds gusting to 40-50mph. As we head into this evening, there will still be some light showers through midnight, then some fog returning as clouds break up just … Continue reading »

More Wind & Rain Thursday

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   A good soaker of a Wednesday with around half an inch of rain in Eugene, more than 1″ at the coast and there’s more coming tonight through Thursday with a 1-2 punch of two windy fronts. Overnight, rain will taper off for a few hours to scattered showers, … Continue reading »

Wet & Windy Wednesday (Thursday Too!)

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Tuesday had another early taste of Spring with highs climbing into the mid 60s! 65 officially for Eugene/Springfield. That’s the warmest it’s been since a 67 way back on October 23rd. I’m close to sticking the proverbial “Fork” in our winter as the likelihood of more wintry weather … Continue reading »

Wet First Week of March

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Isolated showers will slowly taper off later tonight after a mild day with a few isolated thunderstorms (!) in the Central Cascades foothills. Tonight, the mild weather stays with lows only falling in the mid 40s. Tomorrow should be mostly dry with again, more SW winds keeping the … Continue reading »

A Slight “Lion” Feel To March

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Showers are back in the forecast for tonight as some of the outer bands from the monster storm in California is slowly working northward. One in particular will become stationary and get hung up across Central Western Oregon providing a trigger point for showers to fire on and … Continue reading »

Showers Wrap Up A Wet February

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Light showers started to break up as expected this afternoon as the low pressure storm driving in the showers this morning, started to break up offshore. Tonight, a few isolated showers will move through the region, otherwise, we’re watching the next, and stronger storm prepare to drive more … Continue reading »

Rainy Weather Is Back

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   We’re starting to see the first wave of showers enter from Northern California as the first of two soaking systems will slam into California over the next couple of days. Some folks across Western Oregon will see a wet next four days while others, the showers wrap up … Continue reading »

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