Gabe Ross

Gabe Ross Joined the WECT team in 2015, working behind the scenes as the News Operations Manager. But he’s no stranger when it comes to weather forecasting. A second-generation broadcaster and former Ohio Valley NATAS board member, Gabe worked as a reporter and weather forecaster close to home in Athens and Zanesville, Ohio; covering everything from snow and ice storms to tornadoes- In some cases, just weeks apart. Following his time on air, Gabe returned to his alma mater, Ohio University, where he worked with undergraduate and graduate students pursuing careers in broadcast journalism, meteorology and sports. Outside of work, you can find Gabe around town at the gym, the beach or working the independent wrestling scene. You can contact Gabe via email at Or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Recent Articles by Gabe

First Alert forecast: chilly nights, sunny days for Spring’s first weekend

World Meteorological Organization retires storm names Florence and Michael

First Alert Forecast: dry St. Patrick’s Day, seasonably cool end to Winter

First Alert Forecast: seasonably cool St. Patrick’s Day weekend

Final frost, freeze forecast for southeast North Carolina

First Alert Forecast: fronts bringing weekend shower and storm chances

Are you severe weather ready? Here’s what you should know

First Alert Forecast: showers, storms late Sunday, cool week ahead

First Alert Forecast: brief reprieve from rain, higher chances Sunday

First Alert Forecast: Friday showers, early March cool-down on the horizon

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First Alert Forecast: foggy start, warm afternoon, steep temperature drop

First Alert Forecast: warmer, drier times in store for the weekend

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Not literally freezing, but certainly chilly for Saturday’s Kure Beach polar plunge

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First Alert Forecast: cooler Sunday, unsettled weather remains

First Alert Forecast: weekend showers, more unsetlled weather ahead

First Alert Forecast: showers poised to pounce Friday night

First Alert Forecast: clouds, rain chances pick up early in the week