Elizabeth Copeland

KPAX

Chief Meteorologist

What is your job?
Chief Meteorologist

When did you start working here?
July 2019

Where else have you worked?
KRTV: Great Falls, MT

Where did you go to college?
Kennesaw State for BS Communication in Media Studies; Mississippi State for Broadcast and Operational Meteorology Program certificate; and working on my BS in Geosciences with a concentration in Broadcast and Operational Meteorology

Where did you grow up?
Columbus, GA

What are some of the biggest news stories you have covered or led coverage of?
Sun River flooding in 2019, Blizzard Warnings on Rocky Mountain front in 2018, Wind storm damage around the Flathead in 2019

What is your philosophy on weather?
Transparency is key whether you get the forecast right or wrong

What do you love about living here?
I love taking advantage of the seasons, whether it's snowboarding in the winter or hiking and swimming in the summer!