His coverage of weather over the past 30 years has earned Tim Heller several awards including four Emmy Awards, one for his coverage of Hurricane Ike in 2008. Tim has also received multiple Best Weathercast awards from the Houston Press Club, the Dallas Press Club and the Texas Associated Press.
Before moving to Houston, Tim led the weather department at KDFW-TV in Dallas. He also worked at KGAN-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, KRCG-TV in Jefferson City, Missouri, KDUB-TV in Dubuque, Iowa and WIFR-TV in Rockford, Illinois.
He is a graduate of the Broadcast Meteorology Program at Mississippi State University, and he has a BA in Communications from Clarke College in Dubuque, Iowa.
Tim is originally from Prairieburg, Iowa. He and his wife have three children.
The next round of rain and thunderstorms will move into Houston late Friday and Saturday.
Heavy rain is likely in Houston overnight through Wednesday afternoon
We a unique opportunity to see five planets lined up in the sky over the next few weeks. But you have to get up early to see them!
Once the storms clear the area, gusty northwest winds will drop our temps into the 50s tonight and then into the upper 30s by 6am Monday.
A large storm system moving across the middle US will bring gusty winds, rain and potentially severe weather to southeast Texas this weekend.