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Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 08:26 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Largest Hailstone

Weather Quiz: Largest Hailstone

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: how big was the record largest hailstone in Texas?

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 09:18 PM CST

Recipe for a Winter Storm

Recipe for a Winter Storm

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell explains the three key elements necessary for a winter storm.

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 11:47 PM CDT

Texas is The Theme of Finfrock's Home Life

Texas is The Theme of Finfrock's Home Life

At the end of a long day at NBC 5, chief meteorologist David Finfrock heads to his home where he enjoys his family and hobbies.

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 05:43 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure at Night

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure at Night

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: the air pressure at night will usually do what in a quiet weather pattern?

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 05:50 PM CST

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure Behind Cold Fronts

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure Behind Cold Fronts

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: just behind a cold front, what does the air pressure do?

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 09:23 PM CDT

What Are Weather Balloons and How Do They Help?

What Are Weather Balloons and How Do They Help?

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell talks about weather balloons and the crucial information they provide for meteorologists.

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 at 09:35 AM CDT

Understanding Heat Index

Understanding Heat Index

NBC 5 Meteorologist Samantha Davies breaks down heat index as summer approaches.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 06:34 PM CDT

Higher Dew Points Make Texas Summer Feel Even Hotter

Higher Dew Points Make Texas Summer Feel Even Hotter

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist David Finfrock explains how the dew point relates to how hot it feels outside in the Texas heat.

Thursday, Jul 14, 2016 at 10:30 PM CDT

What is a Heat Burst?

What is a Heat Burst?

NBC 5 Weather Expert meteorologist Rick Mitchell explains what a heat burst is. And he shows us the only video around of one that occurred in Texas back in 1960.

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 at 05:14 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Urgent Weather Statements

Weather Quiz: Urgent Weather Statements

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: Which weather statement requires you to take immediate action?

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  • David Finfrock

    David Finfrock is the NBC 5 Weather Team chief meteorologist and can be seen weekdays on NBC 5 at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.

  • Rick Mitchell

    Rick Mitchell can be seen weekdays on NBC 5 First at Four and NBC 5 News at 10 p.m.

  • Grant Johnston

    Meteorologist Grant Johnston joined NBC 5 in April 2010 and can be seen on NBC 5 Today weekdays from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

  • Samantha Davies

    Samantha Davies can be seen on NBC 5 Today at 4:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.

  • Brian James

    Brian James is the weekend evening meteorologist and senior weather producer at KXAS-TV NBC 5.

  • Keisha Burns

    Keisha Burns is the weekend morning weather anchor/reporter at KXAS NBC 5.