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 NYC and back to Seattle. FB http://tinyurl.com/ljnvgbf (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.
Jul 04, 2015

Chicago/Midwest had severe weather for June as jet stream went from High in the West & drove systems East of Rockies pic.twitter.com/ZDDNS3OjDe

Jul 04, 2015

Jan 1-Today for New York temps were closer to record cool early year. Warming up but a lot of variability up & down pic.twitter.com/isTdORKMPd

Jul 04, 2015

January 2015 to Today at Sea-Tac: Above Normal & approaching record heat more often. Warmer ocean temps part of cause pic.twitter.com/YNLhEYCPRG

Jul 04, 2015

My first visit by a Ten-lined Scarab beetle last night. Never have I seen or experienced such an amazing beetle!!! pic.twitter.com/bgfRPkRRbp

Jul 02, 2015

@elleboogyy I'm here! The great PNW is home again, next step is employment :) ...and air conditioning

Jul 01, 2015

RT @ORClimateSvc: Medford destroyed their previous June temperature record. Avg temp in June was 74.8˚F, previous record 70.6˚F in 1926 #orwx



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