Jacqui Jeras ABC7 Meteorologist

Jacqui Jeras

Jacqui Jeras is the meteorologist for Good Morning, Washington and can be seen weekdays from 4:30-7:00a and during Good Morning America.  Jeras joins WJLA from CNN where she was a meteorologist and weather reporter for more than a decade. Her coverage of Hurricane Katrina helped the network earn a Peabody Award. Jeras also covered other major weather and science events including Snowmageddon, the EF5 Joplin tornado, Mississippi River Flooding, and the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.

Prior to CNN, Jeras worked at WHO-TV in Des Moines, IA, WEHT-TV in Evansville, IN and KCAU-TV in Sioux City, IA.  Jeras is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist with the American Meteorological Society. She has also earned the seal of approval from the National Weather Association. She currently serves as NWA's Recertification Chair.  Jeras has a B.A. in Journalism from Iowa State University. She was was honored as ISU's "Outstanding Young Alumnus"  in 2006. She also has a Certificate of Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University.  

Jeras lives in Fairfax  County, Va. with her husband, two children and their dog, Astro.  She loves biking, hiking, adventure races and most activities outdoors. Jeras grew up in the Midwest and loves the snow.

Contact Jacqui

Twitter: @jacquijeras
WJLA
1100 Wilson BLVD, Suite 601 Arlington, VA 22209

Recent Stories

  1. Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Frigid Friday, but Warmer Weekend

    Cold and blustery today giving way to a warming trend.

  2. Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: A Little Warmer, but Breezy Today

    A weak cold front will bring a breezy day with some clouds.

  3. Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Bundle Up for another Bitter Cold Day

    Record cold in spots today, but tomorrow will be a bit better.

  4. Arctic Blast Brings Record Challenging Temperatures Tonight and Wednesday

    Cold will be slow to exit, but relief will come next week in the form of 60-degree temperatures.

     

  5. Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Umbrella Today, Parka Tomorrow

    Heavy Rain at Times, but ending this evening.