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

  Rain continuing through Friday morning; dry weekend ahead

Rain continuing through Friday morning; dry weekend ahead

  Rain returns Thursday and Friday

Rain returns Thursday and Friday

  Another frigid night ahead

Cold overnight with warmer temps to end the week

  Overnight wind chills in the teens

Overnight wind chills in the teens

  Cold start to the workweek

Rain this weekend followed by unseasonably cold weather

More rain, cold front this weekend

Scattered shower, storm chances overnight

  Arctic cold front on the way this weekend

Arctic cold front on the way this weekend

Scattered rain, storm chances this week

  First Alert Weather Day for severe storm threat Saturday

First Alert Weather Day for severe storm threat Saturday

  First Alert Weather Day for severe storm threat Saturday

First Alert Weather Day for severe storm threat Saturday

  First Alert for severe storm threat Saturday

First Alert for severe storm threat Saturday

  First Alert for severe storm potential Saturday

First Alert for severe storm potential Saturday

  Heavy rain potential at week’s end

Heavy rain potential at week’s end

  Rain this weekend, then mild Christmas week

Rain chances increasing this weekend

  Rain chances increasing this weekend

  Cold stretch followed by weekend rain chances

Cold stretch followed by weekend rain chances