Brandon Chambers

Brandon Chambers joined the WHNT News 19 team in June 2011.

Brandon was born and raised in Oklahoma, but his roots run deep in the south. In fact, his grandfather was born here in the Tennsessee Valley in Decatur.

Brandon holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma, and served for seven years as a meteorologist in Oklahoma City, where he covered weather that ranged from destructive tornadoes and hail to ice storms and blizzards.

Other than his passion for weather, Brandon's interests include almost all sports (especially baseball), hunting, fishing, flying, and just about anything else that will get him outdoors.

Recent Articles

  • Valleywx.com: Minor Winter System Moves Through Tonight

    Posted on: 9:02 am, March 21, 2013, by , updated on: 01:44pm, March 21, 2013

    A quick moving upper-level disturbance, currently developing in the Plains to our west, will begin affecting the area with a...
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    Odds of seeing an inch or more of snow tonight through 6AM tomorrow morning. (WHNT News 19)
  • Valleywx.com: Winter Weather Advisory Tonight/Tomorrow

    Posted on: 3:17 pm, March 1, 2013, by , updated on: 03:21pm, March 1, 2013

    In anticipation of some minor accumulations of snow and near or sub-freezing temperatures the National Weather Service has issued a...
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    (WHNT News 19)
  • Making it Right: A Taking Action Investigation Follow up

    Posted on: 11:18 pm, November 20, 2012, by

    We first brought you the story of Rhonda Norman in early November.  She called WHNT News 19 after watching our...
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  • Tools for Teachers: Shanda Upchurch

    Posted on: 9:05 am, August 30, 2012, by and

    Meet Tools for Teachers honoree Shanda Upchurch.  She teaches third grade at Riverton Elementary School.
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  • Valleywx.com: Storms Moving Through Tennessee Valley

    Posted on: 11:34 am, July 27, 2012, by , updated on: 02:57pm, July 27, 2012

    (WHNT) – Storms are quickly becoming more numerous in a very hot and humid airmass across the Tennessee Valley. General...
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  • Valleywx.com: Severe Thunderstorms Possible This Afternoon

    Posted on: 10:24 am, July 5, 2012, by , updated on: 02:38pm, July 5, 2012

    The Storm Prediction center has issued a Mesoscale Discussion regarding increasing instability over portions of the Tennessee Valley and surrounding...
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  • The Clothing Color Test: Different Temperatures On Each

    Posted on: 10:32 am, July 4, 2012, by and , updated on: 02:31pm, July 4, 2012

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – You always hear it — wear light, loose-fitting clothing in heat.  WHNT News 19 decided to...
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  • Tools For Teachers: Colin Duckworth

    Posted on: 4:26 pm, May 23, 2012, by , updated on: 04:45pm, May 23, 2012

    Male teachers are few and far between, especially in elementary schools.  However, this week’s Tools For Teachers recipient has taught...
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  • Tools For Teachers: Karen Taylor

    Posted on: 5:02 pm, May 16, 2012, by

    In this edition of Tools For Teachers, we surprise Karen Taylor at Belgreen Elementary School in Russellville. Tara Oliver has...
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  • Tools For Teachers: Larisa Sweat

    Posted on: 4:50 pm, May 9, 2012, by , updated on: 04:59pm, May 9, 2012

    All teachers have a tremendous responsibility each and every day, and not just to the children who find it easy...
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    Larisa Sweat with her students at Mt. Carmel Elementary
  • Tools For Teachers: Crystal Delano

    Posted on: 3:55 pm, May 2, 2012, by

    Imagine the wonder of introducing kids to a new world.  That’s the task of lower elementary school teachers.  In this...
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  • Tools For Teachers: Stacy Warren

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, April 25, 2012, by

    An elementary teacher in Scottsboro is getting major recognition this week in WHNT News 19′s Tools For Teachers initiative. The...
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