Meteorologist Danielle Dozier joined FOX59 in December 2014. She’s proud to say she holds the CBM (Certified Broadcast Meteorologist) seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society.

Dozier started her broadcast career in Abilene, Texas, where she worked for more than four years. While there, she helped produce and edit an AP-award-winning 30-minute weather show.

Dozier recently came from Oklahoma City where she a was part of a team that won “Best Morning Show” from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters in 2012 and was nominated for an Emmy award for coverage of the May 20, 2013 tornado. As a storm chaser, Dozier witnessed many tornadoes during her stay in Oklahoma.

She grew up in Chesapeake, Va. and having been through many hurricanes in her lifetime, she became fascinated with weather at a young age. It was in Virginia where she received her Associate in Science Degree. She earned her Bachelor’s in Meteorology from the University of North Carolina at Asheville.

Dozier loves to bowl, cook and bake. She can also speak Spanish and loves to travel in her free time.

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    Near-record heat Saturday with mild weather and rain forecast for Sunday

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Saturday afternoon! What a day! High temperatures reached the mid-60s and felt more like mid-April than January. The high temperature in Indianapolis was 66 degrees, just two degrees shy of tying the record 68 degrees from 1906. Tonight we’ll have clouds build in with a chance of a few showers and possibly a t-storm. Otherwise, expect a mostly cloudy sky with some areas of fog. The fog may be dense in spots across north-central Indiana where a […]

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    Rain returns Thursday evening as milder weather arrives

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Wednesday afternoon! It’s been a dreary day with fog and drizzle and temperatures in the upper 30s thanks to an inversion. An inversion is a warmer layer just above the surface that tends to “trap” the cold, more dense air at the surface. While visible satellite shows some clearing across Illinois, it may be a couple of hours before we see breaks in the clouds. Overnight we’ll see a mostly cloudy sky with patchy fog and lows […]

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    Cooler Wednesday before spring-like weather once again arrives

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Good Tuesday afternoon! A cold front moved through today dropping temperatures from the upper 50s early this morning into the upper 40s this afternoon. It’s not too bad outside but we’ve had a few spotty showers on radar today. The winds have also been breezy. For the rest of this evening, plan a possible spotty shower, otherwise a cloudy sky is expected. Winds will remain breezy overnight with lows in the mid-30s. Wednesday will bring some patchy […]

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    Watch for slick spots tonight and more rain Sunday

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Saturday evening! The Freezing Rain Advisory has been canceled. Liquid precipitation of 0.20 inches was recorded today in Indy with a glaze of ice reported on some road surfaces, mainly north of the city. Freezing rain fell through Saturday morning and early afternoon but luckily, roads were treated well and many cars stayed off so we didn’t have many traffic issues. Another thing that helped from widespread ice on the roads is that we did not come […]

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    Thunderstorms expected Wednesday and Thursday before cold arrives

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Wednesday afternoon! I’m tracking showers, thunderstorms and even fog out there this afternoon. Any thunderstorm that develops may contain brief, small hail and high wind gusts. Lightning is a threat from any storm. Storms are developing in the warm sector of a low-pressure system. Temperatures will rise tonight into the low 60s with winds outside of any t-storm gusting to 40 mph. Scattered showers and t-storms are likely overnight into Thursday morning. Some of the storms may […]

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    Severe weather moves through central Indiana

    Update: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Hancock, Johnson, Marion, and Rush County in IN until 8:15 p.m. Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Bartholomew, Brown, Monroe, Morgan and Owen County in IN until 8:30p.m. DAMAGING WIND THREAT -svr T-storm Warning for Bartholomew, Brown, Hancock, Johnson, Marion, Morgan & Rush Co's til 8:15pm. @FOX59 #inwx pic.twitter.com/JLNHdolMhQ — Brian Wilkes (@BrianWilkes59wx) January 11, 2017 Original: INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Tuesday afternoon! A Wind Advisory is in effect for areas north of I-70 through 10 p.m. and until 8 p.m. for […]

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    Light freezing rain possible overnight into Tuesday morning

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Monday afternoon! I’m tracking a cloudy sky after early morning sunshine. Temperatures started this morning in the upper teens and have climbed to freezing or above at many locations this afternoon. Indianapolis spent 133 hours below freezing so it’s nice to see the ‘warmer’ weather. A warm front will lift north across the area tonight and bring a rise in temperatures from the low to mid-30s into the low 40s by daybreak Tuesday. Moisture will also accompany the front […]

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    Wild temperature swings with all kinds of weather expected this week

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Sunday afternoon! It was another frigid day with temperatures this morning in the single digits as expected. A few places saw sub-zero temperatures. Indy had a low of two degrees and a high temperature of 19. Temperatures will hold steady tonight in the mid-teens with increasing clouds. Winds will also turn breezy. Wind chills will be between -2 and 5 degrees overnight. It’s possible some of you see a few flurries or light snow overnight but it […]

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    Buckle up Indiana, we’re in for a wild temperature ride this week

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Saturday afternoon! Temperatures have been frigid the last couple of days and running about 20 degrees below average. This morning’s low temperature in Indy was -1 degree and ties for the coldest all season. The last time it was this cold was back on Dec. 19, 2016 when it reached -1. This evening will bring a few flurries or light snow to the area before the sky clears out tonight. We’ll have a clear sky overnight with […]

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    Winter Weather Advisory in effect Thursday as snow moves into central Indiana

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Wednesday afternoon! A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the southern half of Indiana including Indianapolis from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. Accumulating snowfall is likely to affect the morning and evening commutes. Models show snow starting in western Indiana around 3 a.m. and spreading eastward toward Indianapolis as we approach the 5 a.m. hour. The snow really gets going in the metro as many of you are heading out to work in the morning. […]