Chris Piper

Chris started working at WTHI in June of 2017

Title: Meteorologist
Chris Piper

Chris started working at WTHI in June of 2017 as a Multimedia Journalist and weekend weather anchor. He graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a major in Geography and a minor in Broadcast Meteorology. While at Eastern, he worked for the student-run PBS affiliate “News Watch” at WEIU-TV.

Chris is originally from Paris, Illinois. He loves being outdoors, traveling, and being around good company. Shoot him a call at 812-514-8123 with any story ideas, weather questions, or just to say hi!

Recent Posts by Chris Piper

Goldenrod Versus Ragweed

There's a small plant that's responsible for all your sneezing and coughing.

Bonfire Safety in Dry Conditions

Fall is just around the corner, however things are still dry.

Drought Like Conditions

The Wabash Valley is extremely dry, and nearing drought like conditions.

September Look Ahead

Now that we're into the first week of September, what are things looking like for the month?

Hurricane Dorian Stalls Out

There is a very specific reason this storm has been slow moving, almost coming to a stop.

Is Summer Really Ending?

With our cooler than average temperatures, many people are wondering if summer really is over.

Drought Creeping into Wabash Valley

Although we have gotten our fair share of scattered showers, we are not far from being considered in a drought.

Wabash Valley Nearing Drought Status

The US Drought Monitor has parts of the Wabash Valley starting to move toward the "abnormally dry" phase.

Cicada Season Begins

You may have heard the song of cicadas at night, but what kind of insects are they exactly?

Why Sunshine Fuels Late Day Storms

You may have heard the Storm Team talk about sunshine fueling storms later in the day. Here's the reason why.

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