Nick Russo

Nick Russo

Nick Russo joined the NBC12 First Alert Weather Team in October 2018.

Nick previously worked as a weather forecaster for NBC25/FOX66 in Flint, Michigan, for WOAY-TV in Oak Hill, West Virginia, and for KMID-TV in Midland, Texas.

He grew up south of Boston, Massachusetts and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Television Studies with a concentration in Broadcast News and a minor in Atmospheric Science from Lyndon State College (now known as Northern Vermont University at Lyndon) in Lyndonville, Vermont. He graduated cum laude.

Nick knew he wanted to forecast the weather ever since 5th grade when he was fascinated by snowstorms, thunderstorms, and hurricanes. He loves spending time outdoors, exercising, enjoying good food, and watching football. If you have any weather questions or restaurant recommendations, connect with Nick on social media!


Recent Articles by Nick

  Forecast: Gradually getting milder the next few days

  Forecast: Cold Tuesday, then gradually getting milder

  Forecast: Colder than average next few days, then milder late week

  First Alert: Much colder weather a sure thing, Chilly rain on Saturday

  Forecast: Mild temperatures, on and off showers the next few days

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe storm threat for Saturday night upgraded

  First Alert Weather Day: A little snow Tuesday, especially northwest of Richmond

  Forecast: Watching rain and snow on Tuesday

  Forecast: Watching rain, potentially mixed with a little snow ahead

  No White Christmas in Virginia this year, but great travel weather is expected

  Forecast: Drier and colder the next few days

  Forecast: Unsettled weather returns to start the week

  First Alert Weather Day: Snow likely Wednesday morning

  Forecast: Warm and wet Tuesday, then potential wintry mix Wednesday morning

Flu now considered widespread in Virginia

Forecast: Improving weather by mid-week

  Forecast: Beautiful and warm next few days

  Meteor shower outburst possible Thursday evening

  Forecast: Still gloomy for Monday, but improvements by mid-week

  First Alert Weather Days: Rain to snow Tuesday, potential record cold Wednesday

  Forecast: Mild Monday, then a significant wintry blast

  Halloween Tornado Watch: First Alert Weather Day this evening

  Forecast: Dry early this week, watching rain for Halloween

  First Alert Weather Day: Strong storms possible Sunday

  Forecast: Beautiful Wednesday ahead

  Forecast: First Alert Weather Day on Tuesday for chance of severe storms

  Forecast: Several more rain chances in the 7 day forecast

  Tropical Storm Nestor could bring soaking rain Sunday

  First Alert Weather Day: Soaking rain likely

  Forecast: Rain chances go up next couple of days