Kate Bilo

kate bilo web Kate BiloChief Meteorologist Kate Bilo joined the Eyewitness News weather team on CBS 3 and The CW Philly in October, 2010.

Bilo, a native of Phoenixville, returned to the Delaware Valley from AccuWeather in State College, Pennsylvania where she had been a meteorologist since 2004. During her tenure with the weather service, she provided forecasts on TV and radio for numerous AccuWeather clients including FOX News, CNBC, ABC News Now and many local stations. She had also been the main morning weather anchor for the Bloomberg Television Network.

Bilo is a 2003 graduate of Penn State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Spanish and International Business. She also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences from Mississippi State University.

A versatile broadcaster, in addition to her weather duties, Bilo has twice guest hosted CBS’s Daytime Emmy Award-nominated talk show THE TALK.

A certified bookworm, Bilo sets a goal to read 100 books each year. In her effort to help children develop a love of reading, she serves as Champion of Reading for the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Summer Reading program, visiting libraries to read to them. Bilo also enjoys traveling, bike riding and taking long walks. A thunderstorm junkie, her dream is to one day go on a tornado chase in the Plains.

Bilo is married and the mother of two young sons.

Connect with Kate Bilo on Twitter: @katebilo; and on Facebook: Kate Bilo.


Weather Blog: Temperature Roller Coaster

Early spring is often a transitional time for us here in Philadelphia – a battle between cold and warm, wet and dry. And this first week of spring is certainly living up to that battleground metaphor!


Nor’Easter Could Bring Heavy Snow To Northeast Next Week

Monday night into Tuesday, things get interesting. Two pieces of energy will attempt to phase just off the eastern seaboard, undergo rapid strengthening and throw lots of moisture back into a fresh arctic air mass across the Northeast.


Another Blast of Cold Could Bring Snow to Northeast

Wild weather to start March with huge temperature swings – and as we approach our next downward swing by the weekend, we’ll be watching for the possibility of some snow across the area.


March Outlook: More Snow Or Will The Warm Pattern Remain?

March started on a spring note, but how long will it last?


Weather: Above Average Temperatures Continue, Dose Of February-Reality Ahead

Records were broken all over the area Thursday as the mercury surged to May-like levels.


Weather: Weekend To Feel More Like April Than February

Friday was a seasonable, sunny February day, but there’s nothing seasonable about the weekend.


Weather: Snow To Cause Very Nasty Thursday Morning Commute

Heavy snow and rain is pushing in overnight as temperatures plummet, and this will lead to a very nasty Thursday morning commute across the area.


Weather: Strong System To Cause Slick Commute Early Next Week

Quiet, but cold as we head into the weekend, but we’re tracking a strong system next week that will bring some changes to the area.


Weather: February Brings Chilly Temperatures, But Warm Up Is In Sight

Temperatures will be steadily dropping during the first days of February as the winds of change from the northwest blow in.


Weather: More Rain, Snow Showers Expected For Parts Of Region

Scattered snow squalls hit the region on Monday and we could see more snow on Tuesday.


Weather: Warm Temperatures Continue, Major Rain Ahead

Temperatures are set to stay above average into next week.


Weather: Rain To Impact Inauguration Day As January Thaw Continues

It looks like it’ll turn wet just in time for the inauguration in D.C.


Weather: Above Average Temperatures Continue For What’s Typically The Coldest Time For Our Region

Temperatures are on their way up this week, but the sun will be a bit elusive over the next several days.


WEATHER: Next Dip On Temperature Roller Coaster Could Include Snow

A cold front will sweep across the area during the overnight hours tonight and take the extremely warm temperatures with it.


WEATHER: Drastic Temperature Swing Hits The Region

Rain is pushing back into the area tonight, and it’s heralding the arrival of some much warmer temperatures.



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