Chris Holcomb is the Chief Meteorologist on 11Alive/WATL. Chris has been a meteorologist at 11Alive for more than 23 years. 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. You can see Chris Sunday through Thursday evenings on 11Alive and WATL.

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.

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