NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to New Rochelle’s Nick Gregory.
Gregory, a native of New Rochelle, turns 56 on Sunday.
Gregory, a meteorologist for WNYW (FOX5), was born April 24, 1960, in New York City. Gregory brings viewers the weather on FOX 5 News at 5, 6 and 10 p.m. He has been working for WNYW for over two decades. His first weather forecast for WNYW aired on Dec. 26, 1986.
Gregory has also been heard on several radio stations. He was the meteorologist for WCNN Newsradio in Atlanta from 1984 to 1986. In New York he was a part of the morning show on WQHT Hot 97 from 1988 through 1993 then joined the morning show on WLTW 106.7 Lite FM from September 1995 through December 2008.
Gregory has been honored with several awards over the course of his career. He has been on the American Meteorologist Society's "Board of Broadcast Meteorology" and was Chairman of the Board in 1992. He has received the AMS Seal of Approval for Excellence in Television Weathercasting and both the New York Post and the New York Daily News have named him the most accurate weather forecaster in New York City.
He participates in many charities and is also very involved in the community visiting schools all across the tri-state area. In recognition of this, Gregory has been awarded the New York City Comptrollers Award for outstanding community service.