Mike Buresh is chief meteorologist at Jacksonville’s CBS and FOX affiliate, Action News Jax.

TV Weathercasters Could Be Key To Climate Action

Even in the age of smartphones, it’s still a daily routine for millions of Americans: breakfast, a cup of coffee and the morning weather report from their favorite TV weathercaster.   As recently as 2015, FiveThirtyEight found that about 20% of Americans still got their weather forecasts from local TV news. And when it comes to local news that affects their daily lives, Americans rank weather, by far, the most important topic that keeps them tuned in.   That’s why local weathercasters …