New York’s very own Chris Cimino joins PIX11 News as weather forecaster and lifestyle correspondent


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WPIX-TV announced today that veteran New York broadcaster Chris Cimino has joined PIX11 News as a weather forecaster and lifestyle correspondent, effective immediately.

Starting January 17, Chris will help viewers start their day with the most accurate weather forecasts during the hours of 4-6am from the PIX11 Morning News and will also contribute to a variety of lifestyle reports.

With over 30 years of radio and TV weather broadcasting, Chris has also interviewed dozens of celebrities including Sir Elton John, Halle Berry and sports legend Whitey Ford. He has also covered numerous live events and hosted a variety of news and weather specials.

“We are absolutely thrilled to have Chris join the PIX11 news team,” said Nicole Tindiglia, News Director of WPIX-TV. “He is well known and respected by tri-state viewers, who recognize his strong values ​​and commitment to journalism.”

Chris most recently served as a weatherman/reporter at WNBC-TV in New York. Since leaving the station in 2019, he has pursued his love of travel, food, and of course weather and climate through his own popular video segments, podcasts, and blogs.

Chris holds the American Meteorological Society‘s Television Seal of Approval and is a 4-time Local Emmy Award winner. He received his Bachelor of Science in Meteorology from the City College of New York.


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