Kimberly Newman

Morning Meteorologist

Connect With Me

With a passion for weather and a love of snow, Kimberly Newman is thrilled to be a new Michiana resident.

Kimberly will help you wake up with the forecast on 16 Morning News alongside Tricia Sloma and Joshua Short.

Kimberly earned her meteorology degree from SUNY Oswego in upstate New York where she studied lake effect snow, water spouts and a slew of severe weather phenomenon. After a brief stint in Macon, Georgia, during the historic Super Tornado Outbreak, she moved to the Glass City of Toledo. Kimberly has been honored as an outstanding media partner to the Arc of Lucas County and nominated for three Emmy awards.

In her spare time, you can find Kimberly checking out the newest restaurants in town or strolling along the river walk with her rescue dog, Ginger.

Email Kimberly at

More Weather

Most Popular

NBC News Headlines

Flooded out, farmers find work rebuilding the levees that failed them

“We keep tightening our belts, but we’re running out of holes,” one farmer said.

Nearly four tons of pot buried in jalapeños seized in San Diego

The seizure came days after an even larger shipment of marijuana was found at the same border facility.

Actress Kate del Castillo talks her passion project and El Chapo ordeal

Actress Kate del Castillo is one of America’s biggest stars thanks to her telenovela “La Reina del Sur.” Now she’s starring in an off-Broadway play that sheds light on violence against women in Juarez, Mexico. She recently spoke to our José Díaz-Balart about the hardest time in her life -- when the Mexican government singled her out following the capture of drug kingpin El Chapo.

Surfing, skating and freedom: Non-profit helps athletes with disabilities find new thrills

Life Rolls On is a non-profit devoted to helping people living with disabilities experience the thrill of surfing and skating — giving them a new sense of freedom and confidence. Jesse Billauer founded the organization to share his love for both skating and the ocean after he was paralyzed in a surfing accident.

Urgent search for Florida firefighters who went missing after fishing trip

Rescuers are searching non-stop for two firefighters, who left for a fishing trip last Friday and haven’t been seen since. Their disappearance launched a massive search as their families are determined to bring the two men home.