weathercaster

noun

weath·​er·​cast·​er ˈwe-t͟hər-ˌka-stər How to pronounce weathercaster (audio)
: a weather forecaster especially on radio or television

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Roker has been a staple on Today as the program's premier weather anchor since 1996, and previously made appearances as a substitute weathercaster from 1990 to 1995, filling in for the late Willard Scott before his semiretirement. Kelly Wynne, Peoplemag, 9 Jan. 2023 Roker, 68, has been a staple on Today as the program's premier weather anchor since 1996, and previously made appearances as a substitute weathercaster from 1990 to 1995, filling in for the late Willard Scott before his semiretirement. Dave Quinn, Peoplemag, 3 Jan. 2023 Jones is an excellent communicator with the friendly demeanor of a TV weathercaster. Dallas News, 27 Jan. 2022 The weathercaster proposed to Roberts on Jan. 1, 1994. Emily J. Shiffer, Peoplemag, 30 Nov. 2022 Roker has been a staple on Today as the program's premiere weather anchor since 1996, though made appearances as a substitute weathercaster from 1990 to 1995, filling in for the late Willard Scott before his semiretirement. Dave Quinn, Peoplemag, 6 Dec. 2022 Roker has been a staple on Today as the program's premiere weather anchor since 1996, though made appearances as a substitute weathercaster from 1990 to 1995, filling in for the late Willard Scott before his semiretirement. Dave Quinn, Peoplemag, 18 Nov. 2022 Parts of Mississippi recorded their hottest December day ever on Wednesday, according to CBS New York chief weathercaster Lonnie Quinn. Tori B. Powell, CBS News, 29 Dec. 2021 Freeze worked as a weathercaster at TV stations in several major markets including Denver and Philadelphia before arriving in Chicago in 2007. Robert Channick, chicagotribune.com, 22 Oct. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1607, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of weathercaster was in 1607

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Cite this Entry

“Weathercaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weathercaster. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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