Meteorologist Zack Shields has been giving you the FOX 7 WEATHER EDGE since January 5th, 2000. Zack hails from Horseshoe Bay and attended Llano High School.
A graduate of Texas A&M University, Zack has a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology and began his career in Midland/Odessa, TX, as weekend Meteorologist.
Zack has received two second place Texas Associated Press awards for best weathercast. A Certified Broadcast Meteorologist with a Seal from American Meteorological Society, Zack enjoys visiting Austin area schools to talk about weather. You can watch Zack with his Kidcasters every Tuesday morning on GOOD DAY AUSTIN.
In his spare time, Zack prides himself on being a great husband and father and loves entertaining his son. He also plays golf, jogs, hikes and works on the yard and garden. If you don't see Zack on the air during severe weather, you may find him storm chasing.
You can email Zack with story ideas or questions and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org