Rosie is KXAN First Warning Weather’s newest meteorologist. Rosie was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri, a town known for its quick weather changes and its full four-season experience. She joined the team in January, 2015. Rosie came to Austin from KOMU-TV 8 in Columbia, Missouri.
Rosie attended Mizzou where she earned a graduate degree in Atmospheric Science, and received her degree in May, 2014. Her thesis work was in spring-to-summer energy shifts, with an emphasis on El Nino Southern Oscillation and Pacific Decadal Oscillation pattern interactions. She’s been honored with Missouri Broadcasters Association’s Best Weathercast.
Rosie enjoys working within the community with such organizations as The Humane Society, Ronald McDonald House Charities, the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
She loves talking about weather and fun science facts. She’s a huge word nerd and loves learning bits and pieces of new languages. In her spare time, Rosie is shopping and eating BBQ and is always searching for new restaurants to try.
You can e-mail Rosie at Rosie.Newberry@kxan.com and follow her on Twitter @RosieNewberry
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