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

Severe Weather Preparedness Week Taking Action

Severe weather preparedness week continues, but you should have more than just one way of getting your weather information.

Statewide Tornado Drill Day

Tuesday was the day for the statewide tornado drill in Indiana.

Severe Weather Preparedness Week

As severe weather prep week kicks off, here's what you need to know for the upcoming season.

Sun Outages: What Are They

If you've ever experienced your TV going out on a perfectly sunny day, you may have experienced a sun outage.

Tornado Watches vs. Warnings

You may know tornado season is closing in on us, but do you know the difference between a watch and a warning?

Long Term Forecasting

The storm team sometimes gets questions like "what's the weather going to be like in a week"? That can be hard to answer sometimes. Here's why.

How Frost Forms

You may be seeing more frost on the windshield soon, but what conditions are needed for it to happen?

Severe Weather Preparedness Week Underway

For those of you living in Illinois, severe weather prep week is well underway. Here's what you need to know.

The Phases of The Moon

We all know the earth and moon are in constant motion, but do you know what the specific phases of the moon are?

Ash Borers Overtake Local Park

The Emerald Ash Borer is an annual problem in the Wabash Valley, but it's effects are being felt earlier than usual.

Terre Haute
Broken Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 51° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 50°
Robinson
Overcast
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Hi: 51° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 42°
Indianapolis
Broken Clouds
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Hi: 49° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 38°
Rockville
Broken Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 49° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 50°
Casey
Overcast
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Hi: 51° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 35°
Brazil
Broken Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 50° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 50°
Marshall
Broken Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 51° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 50°
Showers end by mid day, then sunshine moves back in.
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