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    StormTrack 5 Team

    Dave Dierks

    The Tri-Cities has been home for Dave for more than 25 years. For more than two decades, he has been honing his skills on what he deems "a very challenging" part of the country to forecast the weather.


    David Boyd


    David grew up in Knoxville and has always had a love for weather.


    Chris Michaels

    Chris Michaels is the weekend evening meteorologist at News 5 WCYB. Chris comes to us from North Carolina State University, where he got his degree in Meteorology.


    Ricky Matthews

    Ricky Matthews is the weekend morning meteorologist at News 5 WCYB. Ricky is also an avid pilot, having learned from his grandfather.


    Thursday Afternoon's StormTrack 5 Forecast: 09-03-15

    Meteorologist David Boyd says it's feeling like August to kick off September. 


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