Meteorologist Jesse Kelley joined the NBC 6 team in October 2018.
Prior to arriving at KTAL, the Birmingham, Ala. native started off as the weekend meteorologist at KAVU-TV in Victoria, TX. During his time in Victoria, he covered Hurricane Harvey, which devastated the Texas Gulf Coast in August 2017.
Jesse earned his bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Meteorology at the University of South Alabama, with. minors in Geography and Math. While studying meteorology, Jesse played college football as a defensive lineman for the Jaguars. During his senior season, he was recognized by the Sun Belt Conference as Honorable Mention and made the Capital One All Academic American Regional Team.
In addition to playing college football, Jesse is a huge college football and basketball fan.
Jesse is looking forward to meeting the citizens of the ArkLaTex. You can follow him on Facebook at Meteorologist Jesse Kelley KTAL NBC 6.