Cedric Haynes

Meteorologist

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Experience

KLTV/KTRE-HD (ABC)
Tyler, TX
December 2013 - Present
Morning/Noon Weekday Meteorologist & "StormTracker"
Midnight-Noon Weekday Severe Weather Expert
    * Produced creative, informative and numerous weather hits and graphics using WXC 3D: Live Fusion & WSI MAX STORM.
    * Broadcast weather every every five minutes each weekday morning for a 3 hour morning show. Along with weather updates through the morning during GMA cut-ins on both KLTV & KTRE.
    * Experienced with storm chasing during severe weather & winter weather coverage. Broadcast Live tracking storms including tornadoes, hurricanes, & winter weather events. Also, the go to MET for evening fill-in when Chief was out. 
 
 
KPLC-HD (NBC)
Lake Charles, LA
May 2012 – December 2013
Weekend Meteorologist/Web Producer
    * Produce creative and original weather graphics using WeatherCentral 3D:Live Fusion.
   * Broadcast weather every weekend morning and evening.
   * Broadcast weather every weekday evening during Chief Meteorologist’s Vacation and sick days. Broadcast weather every weekday morning for Morning Meteorologist's Vacation and sick days. Experienced with several "turn-around" shifts.
   * Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe and winter weather events including website, and social media.
   * Broadcast live & packaged science, environmental, and severe weather reports.
   * Accurately write and record weather forecast for local sites.
   * Shoot, edit, & package "Community Christmas" weekly feature segment.
   * Shoot and edit breaking news video to contribute to newscasts.
   * Publish original content for station website, KPLCTV.com.
   * Interact with KPLC viewers through social and new media by providing personalized weather forecasts as well as answer any questions.
   * Schedule and perform community outreach through public appearances, school visits, and station tours.
 
 
WDNN-TV (IND.)
Dalton, GA                                                   
March 2006 – September 2011
Chief Weather Forecaster
    * Produce creative and original weather graphics using IntellWeather System.
    * Broadcast weather every weekday for the evening news shows (5:30, 7 and 10pm.
    * Introduced "Weather In the Classroom" that encouraged viewer interaction via social media.
    * Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe and winter weather events including radio updates, website, and social media. (This included events like the April 27,2011 Severe weather outbreak and the December 25, 2010 Christmas Day Snowstorm and the January 11,2011 Blizzard in GA.)
    * Broadcast live & packaged science, environmental, and severe weather reports.
    * Publish original content for station website, WDNNTV.com.
    * Increased viewership by interact with WDNNTV viewers through social and new media by providing personalized weather forecasts as well as answer any questions.
    * Schedule and perform community outreach through public appearances, school visits, and station tours.
 
 
FOX 61 (FOX)
Chattanooga, TN                                                                   
May 2005 – August 2005
Intern/Student reporter
    * Produce creative and original weather graphics for Chief Meteorologist using WSI for 4,6 & 10pm newscasts.
    * Record daily mock weathercasts and radio hits.
    * Assist in the setup and operation of the in-house WRF model.
 
Relevant Qualifications
 
    * Eligible to apply for CBM Seal
    * Experience with both solo and team severe weather coverage
    * Experience shooting and and some editing of video.
 
Technical Skills
    * Weather Central: 3D LIVE, Fusion & Fusion Studio platforms
    * WSI Max Storm
    * WSI TruVu graphics platform
    * Barons VIPIR, FasTrac, Stormwarn
    * ENPS
    * P2 Camera operation
    * NewsEdit, Adobe, & Final Cut Pro editing software
    * HTML
 
Education
 
September 2004-June 2008
University of Cincinnati
Bachelor of Electronic Media
Concentration- Broadcast Media
Minors- Communication
2006-2008  
 

Co-op experience  
 
WDNN-TV
Dalton,GA
 
September 2010- January 2012
Mississippi State University
Broadcast Meteorology
Concentration - Professional Meteorology
Minors - Communication
 


Cedric Haynes

Represented by:

David Brunner
(484) 695-5187

dbandassociates@msn.com

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