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

  Severe clear through mid-week

  Much colder through mid week

  Feeling like winter

  Rain and ice exit tonight

  Tracking wintry mix and cold rain

  Little wintry Saturday

  Work and school week weather outlook

  Improving weather for now

  Feeling like spring, gusty winds overnight

  Severe weather exits

  Sunny Sunday and Monday, changes Tuesday

  Gusty wind alert

  Mild for now

  Tracking more rain

  April-like showers soon

  Watching next storm system

  Dry couple more days

  Nice start to 2020

  Off and on rain

  Rainy weather soon

  Saturday will feature the best weekend weather

  Dry and mild through Saturday

  Spring in December

  Christmas and beyond outlook

  Christmas outlook

  Holiday week outlook

  Little warming trend

  Good travel and shopping weather

  Good shopping weather

  Winter weather alert for part of the region