Meteorologist Steve MacLaughlin joined NBC 6 in February of 2017.
MacLaughlin's career began as a weather intern for NBC 4 in New York City. He was later hired as a weather producer for NBC 4 and for NBC's "Today" show, where he worked with his mentor, Al Roker.
After college, Steve worked for NBC 12 in Richmond, Virginia, then became chief meteorologist at WPHL in Philadelphia. From there, Steve spent six years at KXAS, the NBC-owned station in Dallas, Texas. MacLaughlin has also had the opportunity to fill in at The Weather Channel in Atlanta and PIX 11 in New York City.
Steve has been nominated for nine Emmy Awards, including Best Weathercaster four times. Steve has won three Emmys and has won an Associated Press Award for Best Weathercaster.
Steve grew up in New Jersey and graduated with honors from Rutgers University in 1998 with a degree in meteorology. He went on to earn the American Meteorological Society Television Seal Of Approval in 1999.