Jon Slater

Meterorologist

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Professional Highlights 
 
Emmy Award Winning Severe Weather Coverage 
Recognized by the National Weather Service and AMS for Outstanding Service Passionate and Engaging Storyteller with Upbeat Personality 
Proven Most Accurate Broadcast Meteorologist in Oklahoma 
More 20 Years Professional Experience 
 
Education 
 
University of Oklahoma, Bachelor of Science in Meteorology 
 
Experience 
 
KFOR TV News Channel 4
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Dec 2015–Present 
Meteorologist 
I forecast and deliver the weather for the NBC affiliate in Oklahoma City. 
 
News12 Networks 
Greater New York City Area
Oct 2015-Nov 2015 
 
Freelance Meteorologist News12
Westchester / Hudson Valley 
 
Digital Media Meteorologist
Oklahoma 
Oct 2014-Present 
slaterweather.com 
 
KOKH FOX 25
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma,
June 2008-Sept 30 2014 
Primetime Meteorologist
Promoted to Weekday Evening Meteorologist FOX 25 
Primetime News at 9pm and FOX News Late Edition at 10pm from FOX 25 Morning News. 
1st  place finish statewide television forecast contest 2014 Oklahoma Weather Network. Delivered weather forecast for “Best Newscast” Oklahoma Associated Press. 
Extensive experience covering severe weather events, storm chasing, live field reports. Tracked deadly EF-5 Moore, OK tornado from the field.  My coverage was live on FOX OKC and FOX News Channel as well as lead on THE O'Reilly Factor. 
Examine and interpret latest data for exclusive forecasts while creating specialized weather graphics. Demonstrates superb communication skills through multimedia platforms-Facebook, Twitter, webpage, radio. 
 
KOKI FOX 23
Tulsa, Oklahoma
January 2002-May2008 
Chief Meteorologist 
Selected to launch and lead Clear Channel's premier FOX 23 weather team. 
Assisted late news ratings surge to #2 in Tulsa market within 4 years of role out date. Substantial market research Broadcast Image Group revealed I was #2 rated meteorologist in Tulsa DMA. 
Recognized by Tulsa National Weather Service and AMS for outstanding achievements. Gave birth to unprecedented on the go live streaming video technology for storm chasing.  I was first to consider and master Skype in moving vehicles for television news coverage. Designed exclusive weather wall podium for severe weather coverage. 100% enveloped into Tulsa community with numerous public and school appearances. 
 
KSHB NBC 41
Kansas City, Missouri
March 1999-December 2001 
Meteorologist and co-host for NBC 41Today Show / Weekend Meteorologist 
 
KTUL
Tulsa, Oklahoma
June 1994-February 1999 
Meteorologist 
 
KOCO
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma,
August 1991-March 1994 Meteorologist 
 
KJRH
Tulsa, Oklahoma
February 1988-May 1991
Meteorologist 
 
Achievements 
 
Recipient of 1992-1993 Heartland Regional Emmy Award for Significant contributions to the winning entry “1993 Severe Weather” for Outstanding Extended News Coverage.
 
Recognized by the Tulsa National Weather Service and the Northeastern Oklahoma Chapter of the American Meteorological Society for outstanding service and dedication to the Tulsa and surrounding area February 1999. 
 
1st  place finish Oklahoma Weather Network statewide television forecast contest 2014. 
 
 


Jon Slater

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