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Sean Macaday

Sean is thrilled to be joining KIMT and StormTeam3, and is happy to be back in the midwest closer to family.

Title: Meteorologist
smacaday@kimt.com

Sean Macaday joined KIMT in July of 2019 from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, where he received a bachelors degree in Meteorology and Marine Science. While at Miami, Sean was a part of the Emmy award-winning student news program NewsVision, where he was a broadcast meteorologist for the program. Sean also co-created the student weather show CanesCast which debuts in the fall of 2019.

Sean’s interest in weather began at a young age during a tornado warning in his hometown of Arlington Heights, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. After having to hide in the basement during the storm, Sean experienced frequent nightmares over the next few weeks. This continued until one day when he visited the local library and checked out some books and videos on tornadoes. From there the rest is history; he was instantly hooked.

When Sean isn’t obsessively looking at clouds, he enjoys spending time outdoors hiking, fishing, and even scuba diving (if someone knows anywhere in the area to scuba dive, let Sean know and he would be greatly appreciative).

Sean is thrilled to be joining KIMT and StormTeam3, and is happy to be back in the midwest closer to family.

You can follow Sean on Twitter & Facebook at @macadaywx

Recent Posts by Sean Macaday

StormTeam 3: More light snow expected Friday

A storm to our east will bring some light snow into our Friday

StormTeam 3: SE Minnesota, northern Iowa under Winter Weather Advisory

Includes many counties in the viewing area.

StormTeam 3: Chance of snowfall, freezing drizzle and sleet Wednesday-Friday

Temps could run toward 40 this week

StormTeam3: Arctic air in place with wind chills below zero

Through Tuesday, be wary of wind chills below zero degrees.

StormTeam 3: Wind Chill Advisory up as Blizzard Warning ends

Wind behind the exiting storm is funneling some cold air into the region

StormTeam 3: Snowfall totals update; more snow coming

Several inches of snow

StormTeam 3: Wintry mix possible Wednesday morning

Light snow and ice all at stake

StormTeam3: Snow to roll across the area this evening

Expect hazardous driving conditions tonight and possibly early tomorrow morning

StormTeam3: Back-to-back-to-back-to-back snow on the way

A train of waves in the atmosphere will bring us multiple rounds of snow for the week ahead, beginning Sunday afternoon

StormTeam 3: Not a total miss on the snowstorm, snow possible Sunday

Could see an inch or two from the storm

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