Megan Wise

Megan Wise


Megan Wise is an Emmy-award winning meteorologist for NBC12.

Megan is a Pittsburgh native and graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania with a BS in meteorology. Before coming to Richmond in November 2015, Megan was at WDEF-TV in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She was the weekend evening meteorologist and solo evening anchor and producer. She was also the host of “Megan Wise Goes Outside” where she did everything from caving to hang gliding. Megan started her career as the morning meteorologist and fill-in morning anchor/producer at KTVO-TV in Kirksville, Missouri.

When she’s not at NBC12, Megan can be found golfing, cheering on the Steelers, Pens and Pirates and hanging out with her Labrador retriever, Boss.


  • Emmy award


  • Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Recent Articles by Megan

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

  First Alert Weather Day: Strong storms possible Sunday

  Tropical Storm Nestor could bring soaking rain Sunday

  Forecast: Dry end to the week with shower chance Sunday

  First Alert Weather Day: Mid-week record heat

  Tracking the Tropics

  Forecast: Hot and humid weekend with a small rain chance

  Forecast: Staying dry then a few weekend showers possible

Humberto upgraded to hurricane strength

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

  Forecast: Dorian impacts Thursday and Friday

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for Central, Southern Virginia

  Forecast: Hot and humid weather rolls on, rain chance through the end of the week

  First Alert Weather Day: More severe storms possible

  First Alert Weather Day: Severe risk drops for Central Virginia

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

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

Barry makes landfall as a hurricane, weakens back to tropical storm

  First Alert Weather Day: Heavy storms possible Thursday

  Hit or miss storms could threaten Independence Day plans

  Forecast: Hot and humid week ahead

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

  First Alert Weather Day: Afternoon, evening downpours possible

  Forecast: Sunday evening storms, then cool and refreshing start to week

  First Alert Weather Day: Strong storms possible Sunday PM

  First Alert Weather Day: Record-setting heat possible Sunday

  Parts of Virginia under a severe thunderstorm watch

Hot Sunday with an isolated strong storm possible

  First Alert Weather Day: Few strong storms possible Friday

  Scattered showers and strong storms Sunday