The Power of 5 weather team has a brand new weather center, here's an inside look.
CLEVELAND - This is a big week for NewsChannel 5. Our new studio is really starting to take shape.
The main anchor desk and the weather center are now in place. The three-man crew worked around the clock, 24 hours straight, over the weekend to put the pieces together.
The entire studio set was made in San Diego and shipped in pieces to Cleveland. The set was pre-drilled, so the crew is now assembling the entire studio. They expect to be finished by Aug. 20.
Next up for the main anchor desk and weather center are the installation of special LED lights and graphics. There are 19 television monitors sitting on the floor waiting to be installed.
Three 82-inch DLP televisions will go behind the anchor desk and two more 73-inch televisions will go in the weather center. The other flat screen TVs will be situated throughout the studio. The guys expect to have them all installed by Tuesday night.
The studio is changing by the hour as we quickly approach our debut on Sept. 8. So far, good. It's looking fantastic.
New Set Stories
The new studio at NewsChannel 5 is complete and will debut Saturday night for the evening news cast after the NASCAR race.
The new WEWS studio is almost finished. The next time you see it will be during NewsChannel 5 at 11.
Friday morning on Good Morning Cleveland our viewers got a behind-the-scenes update on our new set.
After more than a week building our new studio, there is a light at the end of the tunnel. The work is nearly complete.
Our new studio is changing by the day, if not the hour. The 19 new flat-screen plasma televisions were wired Wednesday and were flipped on.
Our studio makeover extends beyond our new set that's being assembled this week.
It could give any sports pub a run for its money, at least when it comes to television sets.
This is a big week for NewsChannel5.Our new studio is really starting to take shape. The main anchor desk and the weather center are now in place.
Crews are working hard to create a facelift to the NewsChannel5 look.