Myles Henderson

Myles Henderson joined the Live VIPIR Forecast Team in June of 2010. He is excited and proud to be a part of WTKR NewsChannel 3, the station that he grew up watching.

Myles is a local guy, calling Chesapeake home, and is a graduate of Hickory High School. Myles didn't venture too far from home after that, a few hours to the southwest to North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology at NC State.

Myles returned to the state of Virginia to start his career as a broadcast meteorologist at the Charlottesville Newsplex (WCAV/WVAW/WAHU). While at WCAV, Myles was a part of the weather team that won the Virginia Association of Broadcasters meritorious award for best weathercast.

When not forecasting in the Live VIPIR Forecast Center, Myles likes to spend time enjoying the outdoors. Camping, hiking, canoeing, snowboarding, any outdoor activity really, but the beach tops the list. He's also an avid sports fan, especially college football and basketball. Myles' favorite teams to follow are the NC State Wolfpack, Carolina Panthers, and Norfolk Admirals.

Recent Articles

  • A chance for Spring snow

    Posted on: 12:22 pm, March 24, 2014, by , updated on: 03:27pm, March 25, 2014

    It’s something that most of us do not want to hear… spring snow. However, Mother Nature doesn’t seem to care what the date on the calendar says.
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    Spring Snow VIPIR
  • Welcome Spring… with caution

    Posted on: 9:42 am, March 20, 2014, by , updated on: 06:18am, March 21, 2014

    Today at 12:57 PM we celebrate the Vernal Equinox. The March equinox signals the beginning of spring in the Northern...
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    Sunny Day w/Flower
  • Here we go again: From 70s to snow

    Posted on: 6:17 pm, March 15, 2014, by , updated on: 07:44pm, March 15, 2014

    It seems like the winter that just won’t quit. Less than a week from the start of Spring and we...
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  • Giant walls could stop tornadoes

    Posted on: 10:44 am, March 10, 2014, by , updated on: 10:59am, March 10, 2014

    In a recent article in “Time”, Professor Rongjia Tao of Temple University claims that building large tornado walls could save...
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    This photo, captured by Elizabeth Quillman, shows an apparent tornado on the ground in Central Illinois. (CNN)
  • Why sand and salt?

    Posted on: 9:55 am, March 4, 2014, by

    Every time a snow storm comes around we talk about spreading sand and salt or pretreating the roads with a...
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  • When will the snow and ice melt?

    Posted on: 9:54 am, March 4, 2014, by

    That is not a very simple question to answer because there are several atmospheric factors that help determine how fast...
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    Water spots on Copper Plate
  • Sun, snow, and sixties

    Posted on: 9:49 am, February 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:01am, February 14, 2014

    Sunshine, a chance for snow, and temperatures in the 60s... all three are in the forecast!
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    Sunshine over Norfolk
  • UPDATE: More on today’s wintry mix

    Posted on: 10:04 am, February 11, 2014, by , updated on: 06:10am, February 12, 2014

    Wednesday Morning Update The set up: The area of low pressure has formed along the Gulf Coast and will move...
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  • Two snow chances in three days

    Posted on: 5:28 am, February 10, 2014, by , updated on: 12:32pm, February 10, 2014

    Two snow chances in the next three days. In order to see snow we need two things, moisture and cold air. We could see both through the first half of the work week.
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    Wednesday Mix
  • A Record Setting Snow… sort of

    Posted on: 9:32 am, January 30, 2014, by , updated on: 09:45am, January 30, 2014

    After two rounds of snow in just as many weeks, this season’s snowfall totals are starting to stack up. That...
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  • Record breaking cold temperatures in Hampton Roads

    Posted on: 6:14 am, January 30, 2014, by and

    We have already set two new low temperature records this morning, and tie another...
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  • UPDATE: Snowfall totals across Hampton Roads, North Carolina

    Posted on: 5:37 am, January 29, 2014, by and , updated on: 03:26pm, January 29, 2014

    Here is an updated list of snowfall totals as of Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Elizabeth City: 6.2″ Hertford: 3.5″ Tyner:...
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