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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Recent Articles
  • Hot and humid days ahead as we usher in fall on Friday

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Wednesday afternoon! It’s been a hot and humid afternoon with highs in the upper 80s and heat indices in the mid-90s. Tonight look for a mostly clear sky with temperatures close to 70 degrees. Fog will develop once again which will limit visibility for your Thursday  morning commute. Thursday morning may bring a spotty shower but aside from that, we’re looking at a mostly sunny sky with highs near 90 degrees. It will once again feel like […]

  • The heat builds as we officially usher in fall on Friday

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Tuesday afternoon! I’m tracking a few showers on radar that are developing along a stalled front in central Indiana. The chance of rain will stay in the forecast through this evening. Overnight expect patchy fog and a decrease in cloud cover with a partly cloudy sky. Lows will be in the mid-60s. It will be hot and humid on Wednesday. Dew points will stay in the upper 60s as temperatures climb to the upper 80s. Hi-resolution data […]

  • Scattered storms expected Monday night and Tuesday

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Monday afternoon! I’m tracking spotty showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Some of you are seeing some heavy rain and cloud-to-ground lightning. Tonight we’ll be tracking wet weather as an upper-air disturbance moves through. Expect areas of fog to develop tonight with muggy conditions and temperatures in the upper 60s. Tuesday morning will bring scattered rain and t-storms. Anywhere from a quick 0.25 to 0.50 inches of rain is possible. We’ll keep a slight chance of rain in […]

  • Hurricane Maria strengthens to a Category 5 storm, threatens Puerto Rico

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Hurricane Maria has strengthened rapidly on this Monday. The storm went from being a Category 1 storm with winds greater than 74 mph to a Category 5 storm with winds of 160 mph in about 15 hours. Maria will move over the Caribbean island of Dominica Monday night as a powerful storm. It will continue to track to the northwest and looks to remain a Category 5 storm as it makes its way toward Puerto Rico. In fact, […]

  • T-storm chances continue into the start of the week

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Sunday afternoon! I’m tracking showers and thunderstorms on radar this afternoon. While we’re not expecting severe weather tonight, any storms may produce locally heavy rainfall and of course, lightning. Rainfall totals of up to 0.10 inches are possible with heavier amounts in t-storms. We’ll see a mostly cloudy sky tonight with areas of fog and temperatures in the upper 60s. It will be a humid night with light winds out of the southwest shifting northwest. Scattered showers […]

  • T-storm chances return as the summer heat continues

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Saturday afternoon! It’s been a warm summer day with temperatures reaching the mid-80s. Today’s heat was the warmest since Sept. 4. Tonight we’ll have a partly cloudy sky with temperatures in the mid-60s. It will be humid and hot Sunday with temperatures going back up to the upper 80s. Winds will be out of the southwest at 5 to 10 mph. We’ll have a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon with a slightly better chance of […]

  • Showers move out overnight with dense fog forming

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Good Wednesday afternoon! The Weather Authority team is tracking scattered showers Wednesday with cool weather. Temperatures are in the upper 60s at the 3 p.m. hour. Showers will move out of the area into the overnight hours as dense fog forms. Visibility may drop below one mile in spots Thursday morning as temperatures fall close to the dew point temperatures. Expect lows in the upper 50s. Thursday’s fog will begin to lift late morning with a mostly […]

  • Fall-like feel Wednesday with a warm up into the weekend

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Tuesday afternoon! Scattered showers are moving through central Indiana this afternoon and we’ll continue with them through the day Wednesday. We’re still not looking at a lot of rain with most models staying under 0.25 inches. Temperatures tonight will fall to the upper 50s and low 60s with east, southeast winds. Temperatures on Wednesday will only reach the upper 60s with south, southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday morning will bring a few lingering showers with […]

  • Scattered showers Tuesday and Wednesday in association with Irma

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Good Monday afternoon! We’ve had some high clouds in central Indiana today in association with what was once Hurricane Irma. At 4 p.m. the storm had maximum sustained winds of 60 mph and the 5 p.m. update shows us that Irma has weakened further with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph. Check out some of the high wind gusts that Irma produced as it moved into Florida over the weekend: The storm is forecast to continue northwest and […]

  • Northern Lights may be visible in Indiana Wednesday night

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Northern Lights may be visible from the northern U.S. Wednesday night into Thursday morning as a strong geomagnetic storm is forecast. NASA says that a mid-level solar flare was emitted from the Sun and was observed from its satellite on Monday. Two additional solar flares occurred Wednesday morning. They released a short video of what its satellite captured and here’s a screen grab from that video: A G3 geomagnetic storm watch is in effect for Sept. […]