Andrew Freiden

Andrew Freiden

Meteorologist

Andrew Freiden is NBC12's morning meteorologist. He was born in Blacksburg and raised in Reston. Andrew graduated with a degree in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia. He came to NBC12 from Roanoke.

Awards:

  • Lots of Reader's Choice Awards in local publications
  • An Emmy
  • VAB award for Outstanding Effort by a Meteorologist

Education:

  • University of Virginia

Recent Articles by Andrew

  Forecast: Cloudy and cool Monday, with late-day showers; some sun Tuesday-Thursday

  Halloween Tornado Watch: First Alert Weather Day this evening

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe storms possible Tuesday afternoon

  First Alert Weather Day: Mid-week record heat

  Drought conditions worsen in Virginia

Humberto upgraded to hurricane strength

  First Alert Weather Day: Strong afternoon storms possible

  Tracking Dorian: Southeast Virginia blasted with wind, rain, surge, but not much in Richmond

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe storms possible Tuesday evening

  First Alert Weather Day: Storms with damaging winds possible

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe storms possible Wednesday afternoon/evening

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 10pm Monday

New state program will foot the bill if you plant the trees

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m.

  First Alert Weather Day: Afternoon, evening downpours possible

  Storm threat ends for Wednesday evening

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe storms end after causing flooding, tree damage

  First Alert Weather Day: Temperatures soar into the 90s again

  First Alert Weather Day: Record-setting heat possible Sunday

  Parts of Virginia under a severe thunderstorm watch

  4 easy steps to see radar more clearly on the NBC12 Weather App

  Severe weather threat moves out of Central Virginia

  First Alert Weather Day: Tornado, Severe Thunderstorm Warnings issued throughout area

  Chances of a frost or freeze dwindling in Central Virginia

After overnight storms, National Weather Service needs your storm reports

  Tornado threat over in Central Virginia

First Alert Weather Day: Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued

  Cold start to March, snow possible in Virginia

  First Alert: Wintry mix changes to rain for Wednesday afternoon

  First Alert: Louisa schools delayed; ice possible north, west of Richmond