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: Gorgeous Thursday ahead with refreshingly cool air

  Forecast: One more storm chance on Wednesday

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 8 pm

  Forecast: Hot Tuesday with more strong storms possible

  First Alert Weather Day: Isolated strong storms possible today (Monday)

  Forecast: Storm chances increase to start the week

  Forecast: Much warmer Sunday into the start of the work week

North Atlantic right whale calf seen playing with seaweed

Forecast: Heat builds this week with plenty of sun

Forecast: Rain tonight, drier on Sunday!

  First Alert: Freeze Warnings in effect west of I-95 Wednesday Night

  First Alert Weather Day: A few gusty showers/storms today

  Forecast: Cold front Wednesday brings a shower chance, then colder temps

  Forecast: Beautiful Tuesday, but more rain and cooler temperatures arrive Wednesday

Forecast: A few showers to start the week, turning warmer before a cooldown

Forecast: Comfortable rest of weekend

  First Alert Weather Day: Low severe storm risk Today in southern Virginia

Forecast: Sunny and warm early week, but cooler late week

  After warm weather this week, pattern could turn cooler for Virginia

Forecast: Warm weather continues this week

Forecast: Beautiful Easter Sunday

  First Alert Weather Day: Low end severe storm risk on Wednesday

  Forecast: Rain, a few strong storms possible Wednesday

All clear: Severe storm risk fizzles on Sunday evening

Forecast: Sunday evening storms possible, then drier Monday

Forecast: Increasing severe risk Sunday afternoon

  Forecast: Warming up next few days

  Forecast: Sunny and warmer on Sunday!

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe weather watches issued for southern Va.

  Severe thunderstorms can bring damaging winds, destructive hail