Brad Travis

Brad Travis

Chief Meteorologist

Brad grew up on the Great Plains of south central Kansas along the Chisholm Trail in Tornado Alley.

Brad graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.S. in Atmospheric Science in May of 1995. In 2005, Brad was awarded the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Seal of Approval from the American Meteorological Society.

Brad joined the weather department of WAFF in November of 1996.

Brad lives in Monrovia with his wife Brenda and their two boys, Ross and Drake. Brad also has two dogs, Sami and Cassidy.

Military Service and Awards Persian Gulf 1990-1991: National Defense Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal Army Achievement Medal, Liberation of Kuwait Medal, Army Service Ribbon Non-Commisioned Officer Training Ribbon, Army Reserve Overseas Training Ribbon Hobbies, Working on the Mustang,Woodworking, Fishing, Hunting and Gardening.


Recent Articles by Brad

Sunny and cool this weekend

  Sunny and cool this weekend

Cold again overnight; evening rain chances Thursday

  Record cold likely overnight

Record cold likely overnight

  Wintry mix, single-digit wind chills possible overnight

Wintry mix, single-digit wind chills possible overnight

  Freeze warning overnight; cold snap next week

  Cold start to the weekend

  Arctic air next week

Arctic air next week

  Rain returns Thursday; freezing temps on the way

Rain returns Thursday; freezing temps on the way

  Rain Thursday followed by colder air

Rain Thursday followed by colder air

  40s overnight with rain likely on Thursday

40s overnight with rain likely on Thursday

  Cold mornings, cool afternoons for the weekend

  Cold today, cold start to work week

  Freeze warning in effect Friday morning

Freeze warning in effect Friday morning

  Freeze watch for Friday morning

Freeze watch for Friday morning

  Rain Wednesday, thunderstorms and chilly temps on Halloween

Soaking rain moves in for Wednesday and Halloween

  Wednesday rain expected, thunderstorms possible Thursday

  First Alert for heavy rain potential Friday, Saturday

First Alert for heavy rain potential Friday, Saturday

  Rain chances ramping up at week’s end

Rain chances ramping up at week’s end