The Sciences Behind Weather Forecasting
Join us as TEDD FLORENDO from NBC Channel 10 News gives a presentation on the sciences used to forecast the weather that you see on TV!
WHEN: July 28th 11:30AM -1:00PM
WHERE: Wilmington Library, P.S. duPont Meeting Room
WHY: This program is apart of the Adult Summer Reading Program- Join us for the fun!!
Meteorologist Tedd Florendo joined the NBC10 First Alert Weather Team in September 2013. He can currently be seen on NBC10’s weekend morning newscasts. Before joining NBC10, he was with KLAS in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he had been a meteorologist, reporter and anchor since 2004.
Florendo was the 2007 recipient of the Nevada Broadcasters Electronic Media Award for Best Weathercaster, and received an Emmy in 2005 for Best Weekend Newscast.
Before KLAS, Florendo was a meteorologist at multiple stations, including WFRV in Green Bay, Wisconsin, KAPP in Yakima, Washington and KVEW in Kennewick, Washington.
Florendo is a native of Seattle, Washington, and began his career in broadcast journalism in his hometown as an assignment editor at KOMO.
Florendo holds a degree in broadcast journalism from Washington State University and a certification of meteorology from Mississippi State University. He is a member of the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association, and an active supporter of the American Diabetes Association and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Florendo enjoys snowboarding, snorkeling, and travelling in his free time. He lives in the Philadelphia area with his daughter and wife Jennifer, a Pennsylvania native.