‘Doppler’ Dave Speelman, chief meteorologist
“Doppler” Dave Speelman is the Chief meteorologist for KVIA-TV.
He began forecasting weather at KVIA in 2000 - longest served Chief meteorologist in KVIA-TV history.
Originally from Oak Park, IL., (the first suburb west of Chicago) “Doppler” has been on the move following his Master’s Degree working in Jackson, Mississippi; Meridian, Mississippi and Amarillo, Texas.
“Doppler” Dave lives on a small farm with his wife Nelda and their three boys – Luke, Nathan and Mark. Outside of television, you can find Dave on his Kubota tractor tending to his pecan trees and growing Giant Bermuda grass for animal feed.
You can follow Doppler Dave on twitter: @dopplerdaves or Instagram: Dopplerdavetvweather