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.

 

WINTER OUTLOOK: How Much Snow Will Fall This Season?

So how much snow will fall in the Philadelphia area this winter?

11/17/2017

South Jersey To Feel The Impacts Of Hurricane Jose Tuesday

Hurricane Jose formed around two weeks ago in the Atlantic and continues to be a storm to watch. On Tuesday, that storm will make its closest approach to our area.

09/18/2017

Tropical Storm Jose’s Forecast Path Shifts Closer Toward East Coast

Jose will make its closest pass to our area Tuesday night as a hurricane offshore.

09/14/2017

Irma Bears Down On Florida

The latest track from the NHC has Irma making landfall in the Keys and then the west coast of Florida late Saturday into Sunday as a major Category 4 hurricane.

09/09/2017

WEATHER BLOG: Will Hurricane Irma Affect The Philadelphia Region?

Hurricane Irma continues to tear through the Caribbean, leaving death and destruction in its wake, and the latest forecast path of the storm means dangerous news for the state of Florida.

09/08/2017

Race for the Cure: Top Fundraiser PFT ‘Walking The Walk’ For Their 7th Year

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers will embark on their 7th year raising awareness for breast cancer in Philadelphia.

05/11/2017

WEATHER BLOG: Cool & Windy for the Phillies Home Opener

The heavy storms have moved out, but low pressure remains in control of our forecast through the end of the week before some big changes head our way starting this weekend.

04/06/2017

Major Storm To Hit Northeast With Heavy Rain, Strong Winds

A strong storm that’s bringing a major severe weather outbreak to the south today will head for the Mid-Atlantic region tomorrow, and our region will bear much of the brunt.

04/05/2017

Weather Blog: Threat Continues For Heavy Rain, Gusty Thunderstorms

We’ve been stuck in a stormy pattern to finish out March and start April – persistent rainstorms with only a brief break in between. And this week is no different!

04/04/2017

NASA On Verge Of Launching Giant Telescope

It’s a project that has lasted more than 20 years. NASA is on the verge of launching a giant telescope, and this powerful eye in the sky could open up new frontiers in space exploration.

03/30/2017

WEATHER BLOG: Sun Returns But Threat of Heavy Rain On The Way

The sun finally returned today after a stretch of cloudy and damp conditions, but it’s not going to be around very long.

03/29/2017

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!

03/21/2017

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.

03/10/2017

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.

03/07/2017

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

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

03/01/2017

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.

02/23/2017

Weather: Weekend To Feel More Like April Than February

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

02/17/2017

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.

02/08/2017

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.

02/02/2017

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.

02/01/2017

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.

01/30/2017

Weather: Warm Temperatures Continue, Major Rain Ahead

Temperatures are set to stay above average into next week.

01/20/2017

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.

01/18/2017

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.

01/17/2017

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.

01/12/2017

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.

01/10/2017

Weather: Significant Snow Accumulation Possible Throughout Region Saturday

Kate Bilo breaks down Saturday’s snowstorm.

01/06/2017

Weather: What Snow Will Mean For The Morning Commute

For now, drive carefully Friday morning and enjoy the first snow of the season.

01/05/2017

Weather: Cold, Wind Hit To End 2016, Above Average Temps Ring In New Year

Kate Bilo takes a look at the weather as we get set for 2017.

12/29/2016

Clipper Delivers Quick-Hitting Blast of Rain, Snow

Winter weather makes a return to our region Thursday morning.

12/28/2016

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