Kevin Ambrose, Dan Henry, Andy Weiss - Authors of Washington Weather

Bios for Kevin Ambrose, Dan Henry, Andy Weiss


Kevin Ambrose is the author of Blizzards and Snowstorms of Washington, D.C. and Great Blizzards of New York City. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from The University of Virginia and currently works as a systems engineer for Sun Microsystems. Kevin's interests include weather forecasting, history, archeology and running. Kevin, his wife Elisa, and their 2 children live in Northern Virginia.


Dan Henry won the 2001 Emmy Award for weathercasting while at WJLA-TV in Washington, and now works for Fox TV in Dallas, Texas. He holds a B.S. in Meteorology from Penn State University and has earned the American Meteorological Society's Seal of Approval for excellence in television broadcasting. Dan began his career in weather as a research meteorologist for the National Weather Service, and then landed his first job on the air at WECT-TV in Wilmington, NC. Dan took the chief meteorologist postion for Fox in Dallas, Texas in January 2003. He has covered many major weather events, including hurricanes Bertha, Bonnie, Emily, Fran, and Opal, the 1993 Storm of the Century, the Blizzard of 1996, the September 2001 tornado outbreak, and the La Plata Tornado.


Andy Weiss grew up in Silver Spring, Maryland and attended Springbrook High School. He has a B.A. from Frostburg State University and a M.S. in Earth Science from Penn State University. Andy taught Meteorology and Earth Science at Robinson High School and currently works as a Claims Manager for Frontier Adjusters. Andy is an avid golfer and earned a spot in the nationally televised World Long Drive Championship in 1998. Andy currently lives in Maryland.