Justin Stapleton

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Name: Justin Stapleton
Date registered: April 16, 2012


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. Tracktown Tuesdays: An App For That — July 24, 2014
  2. July Heat Returns This Weekend — July 23, 2014
  3. Cooler, Showers Early This Week — July 18, 2014
  4. Cooldown Is Still On For Weekend — July 17, 2014
  5. Tracktown Tuesdays: Spirit Movers — July 16, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Possible Funnel Cloud Hits Springfield — 5 comments
  2. Any Sign Of Sun For The Valley? — 2 comments
  3. Summer Waiting In The Wings — 1 comment
  4. Icy & Cold All Weekend — 1 comment
  5. “Opposition” Puts Mars In The Spotlight — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Some Rain Down Yonder In The 7-Day?

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   ***TWO BULLS FIRE UPDATE: Still 0% containment as of 9pm Sunday night, with 6180 acres burning 10 miles NW of Bend. For the latest information on evacuation orders and contact information including info on the public meeting tomorrow night at 6pm at Bend High School: Two Bulls Fire  … Continue reading »

Sunny Sunday To End The Weekend

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Tonight will be clear overnight and the only spot that should see clouds will likely be the coastline for early Sunday. Some valley areas may see a little early cloud cover but for the most part, it’ll be another sunny start to finish the weekend.  Lows tonight will again … Continue reading »

Sunny, Breezy, & Warm Weather Stays On

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Not a lot of changes slated for the rest of the work week nor the weekend as well. High pressure remains anchored over the Eastern Pacific rolling any storms up and into Western Canada while pushing some morning cloud cover into the valleys and then back out again … Continue reading »

Sunny & Warm Weather Continues

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Our summery quiet weather pattern continues for the rest of the work week and likely into much of next week as well. Tonight, we’ll stay mostly clear overnight until the morning when the marine clouds will have moved back inland. Lows tonight will settle into the mid to … Continue reading »

Sunny With Mtn. Storms For Monday

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   The morning clouds hung on to become early afternoon clouds for most of the inland valleys and kept highs just a bit cooler today, mainly low 70s to upper 60s. However, the clouds are gone and for the rest of the night, mostly clear until the low clouds … Continue reading »

Sunny & Pleasant Into The Weekend

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   Looking good as we head into the end of May, which also happens to be our weekend! Tonight, mostly clear again with some early AM clouds developing in the valleys along with the coast seeing cloudy skies to start Friday. Overnight lows will not be as cold as … Continue reading »

Sunnier Days Ahead

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   A couple of thunderstorms have been popping up in the Cascades this evening, but that’s about the only rain chances we’ve seen so far. We’ll see a few isolated showers popping through Western Oregon through the night with a few showers holding on into early Thursday morning. Lows … Continue reading »

Unsettled Week Ahead

Meteorologist Monica Guza’s Forecast Discussion: Showers are swinging into our area and will last through the day Wednesday. These are unsettled showers that will keep us cooler than normal with temperatures in the mid to low 60′s. Along with the showers there is a chance for an isolated thunderstorm and possible small hail. The best … Continue reading »

Unsettled Weather Heading Back To Work

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   A great end to the holiday weekend as skies have remained rain-free for the remainder of Memorial Day. Tonight, some light cloud cover overnight and lows likely much cooler than the mid 50s we started at this morning. Quiet to head back to work but some unsettled weather … Continue reading »

Few Quick Showers For Memorial Day

Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion:   So far we’ve had a great weekend with sunshine and temps in the 70s. Changes are starting to arrive with a cold front, bringing some light showers overnight across Western Oregon. Early risers for Memorial Day and folks headed out for parades before noon may have to bring … Continue reading »

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