Josh Fitzpatrick

Josh Fitzpatrick


Charlottesville, Va.

Josh Fitzpatrick joined the NBC29 weather team in November 2017. He comes to central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley from WSAZ-TV, the NBC affiliate in Huntington/Charleston, West Virginia where he was a meteorologist for 10 years.

After studying broadcast meteorology and earning a B.S. degree at Mississippi State University, Josh got his big break at WOAY-TV in Beckley, WV, where he was eventually promoted to chief meteorologist.

Josh's favorite type of weather is snow and says he got hooked on meteorology after the great blizzard of March 1993.

He has a large social media presence, be sure to follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Josh was named the winner of the 'Best of C-Ville TV Personality' in 2018 and 2019.

Josh was born in eastern Kentucky and grew up near Gallipolis, Ohio. He enjoys storm chasing, gardening, astronomy, photography, movies, and traveling.

Recent Articles by Josh

  Becoming cooler soon

  Fog to warmer temperatures

  Summer-like Sunday

  Variable weekend weather

  More rain on the way

  Monday showers

  Several wet weather makers

  Dry through Sunday evening

  Cooler weekend

Cooler weekend

Gloomy start to weekend

  Record warm start to spring

  Record breaking warmth possible

  Very warm start to spring

  Seasonable Wednesday with rain overnight

  Chilly rain and even a little snow

  Feeling like May today, cooler this weekend

  Downpour and thunder risk overnight

  Tracking next rain risk

  May-like Monday

  Quick temperature rise

  Cold night, warmer Sunday

  Cool Saturday, milder Sunday

  Spotty shower and blustery

  Tracking a clipper

  Feeling like spring with some rain soon

  Milder first few days of March

  March in like a Lamb

  Cold end to February, milder March 1st

  Small snow and rain shower chance