Rebecca Stevenson on Muck Rack

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New York, NY
Meteorologist, Producer and Presenter, Al Jazeera America — Al Jazeera
As seen in:  Al Jazeera
Covers:  weather

Weather is my business and business is good. Meteorologist with heart in Seattle but lives/works in New York. FB t.co/hfNZXxYGsg (opinions are own)

Rebecca Stevenson's Biography

Currently at Al Jazeera America since June 2013. Completed 5 years as Chief meteorologist: Kiro7 Seattle. Campaigned for Doppler radar and gained exclusive coverage of new NWS Doppler on WA coast. Acted as station diplomat for visiting scientists and encouraging education.
8 years prior: meteorologist King5, NWCN.
Completed educational and experience standards for AMS and NWA seals, active member with each group.
Almost 2 Bachelor degrees with one more class ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Northwest Cable News

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

Rumors and fiction can be quickly passed around as fact. A person can become biased on a story before it is verified truth.
Feb 22, 2015

@gerrythek I always have to double take on those/Juncos have all black head & neck, more white on chickadee face/neck

Feb 22, 2015

@LByronK5 I miss these NW birds...before I leave NY I'll attempt Spring arrivals in Central Park with new camera.

Feb 21, 2015

NYC snow 10F, within 8 hours it's all Seattle Apple blossoms at 57F best 3 month outlook flight plan I've ever made! pic.twitter.com/0mmVg7dzrp

Feb 19, 2015

@saranissi That's the BEST time! I am ALWAYS running errands during the rainiest, snowiest, coldest, days in NY!!(we NW folks are tougher ;)

Feb 18, 2015

@BVMedia206 About to start Seattle job-hunt...you're right! AJ is almost done! AUGH! Time flies

Feb 18, 2015

RT @theWeatherboy: Pic by/from Shriver's Salt Water Taffy & Fudge may make you shiver today in Ocean City, NJ. @GarySzatkowski #NJwx http:/…

Feb 18, 2015

My Instagram is also Rebecca_weather, I haven't kept up w/Google but should be under name; I'll check...Thanks!



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