Chris Holcomb is the weekend meteorologist on 11Alive/WATL. You can see him mornings and evenings on weekends and filling in for Mike and Chesley during the week. In 2007, Chris received the upgraded "Certified Broadcast Meteorologist" designation from the American Meteorological Society. Before that, Chris held the AMS Seal of Approval since 1997.
Chris is a native Atlantan! He grew up in "a touch of country in the city" . . . Doraville! After graduating from Dekalb's Sequoyah High School, he went to UGA to the Journalism School majoring in Broadcast News. After graduating from UGA, he started working in Macon, Georgia at WMAZ TV reporting during the week and doing weather on the weekends. Chris furthered his meteorological education from Mississippi State University.
Chris left Macon in 1991 and returned home to Atlanta with his dream job at WXIA!
Chris now resides in Gwinnett County with his wife, son and daughter.