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.


Failed School Vision Test Reveals Girl’s Brain Tumor

Lauren O’Malley’s cancer journey began innocuously at the age of 7 when she failed a vision test at school.

CBS 3–06/13/2018

Forecasters Expecting Up To 16 Named Storms This Hurricane Season

The 2017 season broke records and left behind billions of dollars in damage.

CBS 3–05/24/2018

Severe Weather Week: Importance Of Keeping Children Weather Aware

Severe weather can be very scary to children.

CBS 3–04/27/2018

Severe Weather Week: What Is A Bow Echo?

One thing meteorologists look at when looking at Doppler radar is a “bow echo.”


Another Round Of Snow Eyeing Up Northeast For The Weekend

Another chance for April snow taking aim at the region this weekend.


Easter Weekend Storm May Bring Some Snow

This doesn’t appear to be a major event but could slow down the back to work commute after the Easter holiday.


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Montgomery County Couple Calls RMHC Home Away From Home

“I mean this isn’t home but it’s able to be our temporary home where we can just come, get a good night’s sleep.”

CBS 3–03/23/2018

Northeast May See Another Winter Storm Next Week

A potent storm will form this weekend over the south, bringing heavy rain and perhaps even some snow. What that storm does once it exits the coast is of interest to us.


Snowstorm To Create Wintry Weekend Mess Across The Region

Get ready for some Saturday snow!


Wild Weather Ride: Accumulating Snow To 70 Degrees Possible The Next Few Days

Buckle your seatbelts and get ready for a wild weather ride! Over the next five days, we’ll experience roughly four months’ worth of weather– everything from accumulating snow to 70 degrees!


Rare Super Blue Blood Moon Happens On Wednesday

A rare lunar trifecta will appear early Wednesday morning.


WEATHER BLOG: Another Shot At Snow!

It may not be long before the Philadelphia region sees some more snow.


WINTER OUTLOOK: How Much Snow Will Fall This Season?

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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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!


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.


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.


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.