Passionate about weather and storytelling Chris Murphy is the big brother in the weather centre. He feels privileged to bring the weather to Canadians every day and his energy is contagious!
Chris has reported on all kinds of weather since joining The Weather Network in 1999. Chris likes to say that “weather is recession proof” and loves the challenge of predicting what an incoming storm will do, reading the various weather models and discussing all the elements with the Meteorology team.
Chris graduated from Seneca College – Radio and Television Broadcasting Diploma. He worked behind the scenes at CHUM-FM in promotions, and EZ Rock as the Remote Broadcast Sound and Set-up, before becoming a radio traffic reporter at an outfit called Skywords Traffic.
What does Chris love about the weather?
I’m an outdoor kind of guy fishing, golfing and travelling so the weather impacts me like everyone else, all the time, good or bad”
- Romantic Chris proposed to his now wife in Paris
- Big supporter of ALL kinds of worthy causes, loves to donate his time
- Witnessed the majestic Northern Lights
- Loves our Canadian Football League