- WLKY NewsChief Meteorologist
Jay Cardosi is a four-time Emmy Award-winning meteorologist who leads WLKY's Weather team. He appears weeknights on WLKY at 5, 6 and 11 p.m.
Before joining WLKY, Jay was a staff meteorologist at KETV in Omaha, Neb., for seven years. He worked for two years before that at WOI-TV in Des Moines, Iowa.
Jay earned his bachelor of science degree in meteorology from Iowa State University with a minor in telecommunicative arts. He's a member and seal-holder of the American Meteorological Society and once taught meteorology at Creighton University in Omaha. His objective is to present the weather in a manner that is interesting, informative and educational to WLKY's viewers and listeners.
Although he loves to forecast and track the big storms that occasionally sweep through the Ohio Valley, his favorite weather is sunshine and 80 degrees!Jay and his wife, Laura, have two daughters and a son. He says when he's not spending time with his family, you can most likely find him on the golf course. He also enjoys speaking to various groups about weather and television.