Meteorologist Tera Blake

Meteorologist Tera Blake

Birthplace:  Lincoln, IL     

Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology from Northern Illinois University

Current Position/Job Duties: Meteorologist

Previous Work Experience: Noon & 9pm Meteorologist-KTEN Sherman, TX for 1 year; Morning Meteorologist-WCCB Charlotte, NC for 6 years.

Joined News 5: January 2014    

Most Memorable Stories: One of my first school talks was with a class in Texas. When I asked if anyone had seen a tornado before, almost all the students raised their hands. I could not believe it.  Right then, I realized the true magnitude of my job. 

Role Model(s):  My parents.

Favorite Sports Team(s): Carolina Panthers & NIU Huskies

Favorite Music: Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, Mumford & Sons, Dave Matthews Band, Sara Bareillus, Michael Bublé, The Neighbourhood

Favorite Movie: We Bought a Zoo, Wreck-It Ralph, The Adjustment Bureau, The Campaign, The Heat, I Love You, Man

Favorite Program: Everything on BRAVO!, Modern Family, NASHVILLE, Being Human

Favorite Book:  Anything by Nora Roberts

Favorite Foods: Popcorn, Chips & Salsa, & French Fries

Family: 1 son Tyson

Pet(s): 2 Lhasa Apso Pups: Miko & Tanner

My passion: To be the very best wife, mother and meteorologist that I can be every single day.

Hobbies & Interests: Soaking up the Sun, Interior Decorating, Photography, Working Out & spending time with my husband & son!

Hidden Talent(s): Human Lie Detector...I love to figure people out! 

Something most people don't know about me: I am allergic to Garlic & Coca-Cola.

What I like best about Northeast Ohio: the Beautiful Fluffy Lake Effect Snow & the friendly People of Northeast Ohio

You're most likely to see me around town at: Burger Joints & Target  (I live an exciting life!)

On the weekends I love to: Spend time with my husband, Nic, and snuggle with my little man, Tyson. 

Additional Info You Want People to Know about You: I love mornings! No caffeine required. Definitely helps when you are working a morning show. Before you head out the door, I look forward to greeting you with a smile and helping you to prepare for your day!  I like to give personal forecasts, too...if you have a local event that needs a forecast, send it to me and I will post it to the web & social media to help get the word out & prepare your guests. (,, and  Make Today a Great Day!

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