Chris Nelson

Chris Nelson is the Chief Meteorologist at KIMT.

Title: Chief Meteorologist
cnelson@kimt.com

Chris Nelson joined KIMT as Chief Meteorologist in April of 2019. Nelson joins us from the CBS station in Milwaukee. He has also done weather at KMIR in Palm Springs, CA; KTNV in Las Vegas, NV; and WSAW in Wausau, Wisconsin. His wife, Jackie, son, Jack, and dog, Toby took the venture with him to Minnesota. They're excited to make Rochester their new home.

Recent Posts by Chris Nelson

StormTeam 3: Could it be another cold February?

Climate Prediction Center indicating a cold month

StormTeam 3: Snowfall totals updates

Totals ranging from 2-5"

StormTeam 3: Flurries into Friday, then quieter weekend

Could see another inch of snow

StormTeam 3 Tour at Banfield Elementary in Austin

200+ students attended the ST3

StormTeam 3: Additional 1-2" of snow possible

Most of this will fall the rest of Wednesday

StormTeam 3: Snow Wednesday could bring a few inches

More snow is on the way the rest of the week

StormTeam 3 Tour at Northwood-Kensett Elementary

StormTeam 3 Tour in North Iowa

StormTeam 3: Bitter cold tonight, heavy snow on Friday

Wind chill drops well below zero overnight

StormTeam 3: Snow expected into Tonight

Most spots could see up to 3"

StormTeam 3: High probability of heavy snow staying away from area

Close to a foot could fall in parts of the Midwest

Mason City
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 18°
Albert Lea
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 21°
Austin
Broken Clouds
30° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 22°
Charles City
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 19°
Rochester
Overcast
29° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 17°
Quieter weekend
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