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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
  • Record breaking cold temperatures in Hampton Roads

    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

    Here is an updated list of snowfall totals as of Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Elizabeth City: 6.2″ Hertford: 3.5″ Tyner: 6″ Zuni: 7″ Chesapeake: 10″ Carrollton: 7.2″ Franklin: 5.2″ South Norfolk/Chesapeake 7″ Oceana NAS: 8″ Norfolk NAS: 4″ Gloucester: 6″ Kempsville: 6.5″ Willoughby Spit: 10″ Norfolk Airport: 5.6″ Portsmouth: 8″ Surry: 4.5″ Wakefield: 3.9″ Suffolk: 5″ Great Bridge (Ches): 5″ Langley AFB: 6″ Poquoson: 5″ Wallops Island: 4″ Denbigh: 4″ Tabb York: 6.7″ Fox Hill: 7″ Williamsburg: 4.5″ Yorktown: 5″ […]

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    How much snow will I see in my neighborhood?

    We are already seeing rain/sleet in areas near Hatteras and Frisco. The mix will move north over the Outer Banks in the morning. Most areas will see snow move in this afternoon from South to North. Everyone will see snow (or a mix for the Outer Banks) tonight. Snow will be heavy at times and blowing with North winds at 10-20mph. Snow will taper off tomorrow morning. How much snow will I see in my area? NE NC (Albemarle): 8-14″+ […]

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    How rare are January tornadoes?

    The National Weather Service office in Wakefield has confirmed three tornadoes hit Hampton Roads on Saturday. One EF-0 tornado hit the Fox Hill section of Hampton and two EF-0 tornadoes hit separate parts of Isle of Wight County.

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    Myles’ Weather Blog: Polar Vortex brings subzero temps

    Most of the U.S. was blasted with frigid weather the weekend and now it's moving east. The huge temperature changes are associated with a "Polar Vortex"... What is it? How did it get here? When is it going away?

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    Friday Snow Q&A

    Snow boots, Snow shovels, Sleds, Snow blower…. Don’t get too excited about Friday’s snow chances just yet. With the threat of snow in Hampton Roads we (meteorologists) always get a flood of questions about the system and what we will see. So let’s take a moment to answer a few… When will the snow start? Rain will change over to snow overnight/early Friday morning. The transition will start to the north (Northern Neck, northern Eastern Shore) just after midnight. The […]

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    Christmas Weather

    A white Christmas? A warm Christmas? A soggy Christmas? We are still about a week away so the actual forecast is still to come, but let’s take a look at some past Christmas statistics. Let’s start with the number one question… Will we have a white Christmas? It’s a rare thing to see in Hampton Roads, but not impossible. Since 1890, Norfolk has had 6 Christmas days with measurable snowfall and only 3 with an inch or more. The greatest […]

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    When will the rain leave? Myles Henderson answers your questions

    Meteorologist Myles Henderson is taking action to answer your questions about all the rain throughout Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina. Here are some questions and answers from Myles: When will the rain leave? This afternoon/early evening (all depending on where you are.) When will we see the sun? Maybe a few glimpses this late afternoon. Plenty of sun Wed-Fri. Will we see snow? Most of the area… No. Northern areas… it’s possible. When will it warm up? It’s only […]

  • Photo: The 10-Second Tease - NewsChannel 3 Band

    VIDEO: NewsChannel 3 band, The 10-Second Tease, performs in the newsroom

    The 10-Second-Tease is the NewsChannel 3 newsroom band, featuring Erica Greenway, Mike Mather, and Myles Henderson...

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    A pre-Thanksgiving weather mess

    As many of us prepare for Thanksgiving, Mother Nature is dialing up a nasty mix of weather to welcome in the holiday.

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    Viewer question: What does it take to get snow in Hampton Roads?

    With the official start to winter less than a month away and the recent cold snaps across the area, many in Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina are asking questions about what this winter season will bring. This weekend I received an email from Philip with several questions about the winter season: “My question is, in order to get a good snow event here in the Hampton Roads area is to have a storm either from the west or a […]

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    Wind shift = Big changes

    For days we have been tracking a large "Arctic Cold Front" as it slides down from Canada to the U.S. We talked rain, snow, wind, and cold air. Today, that system moved in but it really all boiled down to a wind shift.

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