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

  More thunderstorms likely Wednesday

More thunderstorms likely Wednesday

  90s return Tuesday

90s return Tuesday

  First Alert Weather Days for extreme heat Wednesday, Thursday

First Alert Weather Days for extreme heat Wednesday, Thursday

  First Alert for excessive heat this week

First Alert for excessive heat this week

Scattered showers Saturday afternoon, storm chances Sunday

Hot weekend with storm chances ahead

  Hot with pop-up shower chances for July Fourth

Hot with pop-up shower chances for July Fourth

  Storm chances increasing for the rest of the week

Storm chances increasing for the rest of the week

  Scattered rain ahead of July Fourth

Scattered rain ahead of July Fourth

  Hot, muggy weekend ahead

Hot, muggy weekend ahead

  Pop-up showers likely Friday

Pop-up showers likely Friday

  Heat remaining this week

Heat remaining this week

  Scattered rain chances Wednesday

Scattered rain chances Wednesday

  Microburst takes down tree limbs in Scottsboro

  Some rain chances in first half of week

Some rain chances in first half of week

More storm chances Saturday

Storm complexes could develop through weekend

  Severe thunderstorm watch overnight