Adam Epstein - Weather

Where the Air is Better.

Current Location  -  KTXL, Sacramento


Represented by  -  John Butte

Career Summary

Adam Epstein joined the WGME Weather team in September, 2015. Prior to his arrival in Portland, he worked in New York as a News 12 Networks meteorologist. He is from Port Washington, NY.

Adam is the weekend meteorologist. During the week, he covers weather in the field, outdoor events, and produces environmental packages. He has co-hosted School Spirit Challenge, a weekly high school food drive, as well as Friday Night Lights, a high school football show.

Adam earned his degree in Atmospheric Sciences & Meteorology from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. During his junior and senior years, he filled in for WENY-TV News in Elmira, while also working for the student-run news program, Newswatch 16, at Ithaca College.

Athletics have always been an integral part of Adam's life. He captained the Cornell University Men's Club Volleyball team his senior year and still enjoys playing competitively indoors and on the beach.

Thunderstorms and blizzards initially sparked Adam's interest in weather. Since elementary school, he aspired towards a career in broadcast meteorology.

When he's not working on the forecast in the studio, your best bet to find Adam is in the gym or on the sand playing volleyball.


Four Years


Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology

Minor in Communication

"This backpacking proverb applies: there is no downhill trail to the top"