Chris Hohmann - Chief Meteorologist at ABC11 WTVD
Chris Hohmann joined ABC 11 Eyewitness News as the weekend meteorologist in August 1991. Chris came from WRCB-TV in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and before that, WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. While at WDAM-TV, Chris was awarded Best Weathercast in Mississippi four times. In December 1993, Chris moved from weekends to "Good Morning Carolina" and "Eyewitness News at Noon." He was named Chief Meteorologist in June 2007 and now presents the weather at 4,5, 5:30 6, 10 and 11 PM on Eyewitness News.

Chris has forecast and covered many of central North Carolina's biggest weather events, including the Snowstorm of 2000, The Ice Storm of 2002, and Hurricanes Fran & Floyd. He was on the air for over twelve hours during the tornado outbreak of April 2011, North Carolina's worst tornado disaster in history.

Chris' interest in the weather began as child growing up in Louisville, KY. Tornadoes, thunderstorms, and snowstorms fascinated him, and he knew by the 8th grade that he wanted to be a meteorologist. He graduated from St. Louis University with a BS Degree in Meteorology and holds the American Meteorological Society's Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation.

When he is not forecasting the weather, Chris enjoys visiting classrooms across the Heart Of Carolina. In his spare time, Chris enjoys the beach, reading, going to the movies, and especially spending time with his family. Chris lives in Raleigh with his wife, daughter and faithful dog Madison.

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Chris's Stories
More than 11,000 without power as snow moves out of Central NC
As the snow begins to move out of central North Carolina, crews are working to restore power more than 11,000 people Thursday night.
Record-breaking heat expected Wednesday, Thursday in Raleigh, Sandhills
A temperature of 96 degrees at RDU has broken 1986's daily record of 91 degrees and is two degrees shy of the all-time October record, according to the National Weather Service.
Farmers' Almanac predicts 'brisk, wet' winter for NC... so what does that mean?
The Farmers' Almanac predicts a brisk and wet winter for North Carolina but how does it make this prediction? The ABC11 First Alert team weighs in the forecast.
What does the most recent climate change report mean for North Carolina?
There's no disputing that the earth is getting warmer. Since the Industrial Revolution, global temperatures have risen 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
Dangerously cold temperatures revisit the Triangle
There may be plenty of sunshine in the forecast but that won't stop the Arctic front from sweeping through.
Super blood wolf moon 2019: How to see the lunar eclipse Sunday
Get set for an epic astronomical event Sunday night and early Monday morning. Everyone in the US, including us here in central North Carolina, will be treated to a total lunar eclipse!
Your dog's fur coat might not necessarily keep him warm this winter
When it snows, like the early December storm, people love to get out with their dogs and play. But having a fur coat does not guarantee they will stay warm enough.
With rain coming Thursday, we could break records this year
With rain expected throughout the day Thursday, we could see record rainfall this year.
NC snow forecast: Heaviest snow ends, temperatures to stay above freezing for most of Raleigh-Durham
Messy and very dangerous travel conditions will be in place Sunday with a wintry mix across the Triangle.
First freeze of the season is coming to the Triangle
It will be a sunny but chilly weekend. The National Weather Service issued a Freeze Watch for all of Central North Carolina from 10 p.m. Saturday until 9 a.m. Sunday.