Greg Rule

Professional Experience

Joined the WINK News Weather team in January of 2020. Previously served as the morning meteorologist in 2019 for WeatherNation, and was the chief meteorologist for KREX NewsChannel 5 in Grand Junction, CO from 2013 – 2018.

Awards and Recognition

My work on the weather wall and in the field was honored by Grand Junction’s ‘Best of the West’.

News Philosophy

I worry about the weather, so you don’t have to, because you have better things to do.

Hobbies, Interest & Community Involvement

Obviously, I’m a weather nerd… but I’m also a father to two amazing boys, and a lucky husband to a beautiful wife, Ronelle. I enjoy spending time with my family at the beach and all the other amazing areas that SW Florida has to offer. I’m also an avid surfer and lover of the ocean. I like to boat, fish and dive. But my favorite activity is being a dad and husband.

Education

BS in meteorology with a minor in mathematics from Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2011

Interesting Fact

I’m left-handed!!

Likes best about Southwest Florida

The beaches, the weather and the people!!

Hometown

Fort Lauderdale, Fla.!!!

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Both NOAA, the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, and CSU, Colorado State University, updated their forecast on Thursday for the remainder of the 2022...

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Tropical Storm Fred Forms; Southwest Florida in the cone

Tropical Storm Fred has formed south of Puerto Rico. As of 11 p.m. Tuesday, Fred has sustained winds of 40 mph, and is moving...
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Scattered storms expected this weekend

Happy Saturday, SW Florida!   It's much of the same for today, with scattered storms pushing across the area this afternoon, and highs in the lower...
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Coldest start of the season Saturday morning

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Powerful cold front to move across SWFL late Christmas Eve

Today's weather looks wonderful with a mix of sun and clouds! High temps will reach the mid to upper 70s, with winds out of...
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Higher humidity creeps back into the forecast beginning Thursday

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