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

  Summer heat continues with daily storm chances

  Heat and humidity increase heading into the weekend

  Heat increasing into the weekend

Heat increasing into the weekend

  Sun, small rain chance on tap for Wednesday

Sun, small rain chance on tap for Wednesday

  More humidity and isolated storm chances Tuesday

More humidity and isolated storms on Tuesday

Storm chances continue through Saturday

  Heavy rain expected overnight

Heavy rain expected overnight

  More active and cooler the next few days

More active and cooler the next few days

  Widespread rain and storms for the rest of the week

Widespread rain and storms for the rest of the week

Isolated storm chances, highs in the 90s all weekend

  Highs feeling like 100, afternoon storms chances next several days

Highs feeling like 100, afternoon storms chances next several days

  Heat, scattered storms continue this week

Heat, scattered storms continue this week

  More heat with storm chances daily

More heat with storm chances daily

  A more unsettled summer pattern for the week ahead

A more unsettled summer pattern for the week ahead

Hot weekend ahead with slightly better rain chances

  First Alert Weather Day for excessive heat extended to Friday afternoon

First Alert Weather Day for excessive heat extended to Friday afternoon

  Thursday is a First Alert Weather Day for excessive heat

Thursday is a First Alert Weather Day for excessive heat

  First Alert for high heat index the next few days