Meet chief meteorologist Brian Basham

Brian Basham joins Fox 46 WJZY as chief meteorologist.

Basham, who moves to Charlotte from Memphis, Tennessee, will join Bill Melugin and Kayla Ayres on Fox 46 News weeknights. He will also be available for forecasts and discussions around-the-clock on, the Fox 46 News mobile app and on social media.

Basham is certified by the American Meteorological Society and has a certificate in broadcast meteorology from Mississippi State University. He has a degree in broadcast journalism from Northern Arizona University, where he also completed post-baccalaureate coursework at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism.

He most recently worked at Fox affiliate WHBQ in Memphis, Tennessee. He has also worked in Tucson, Arizona, and El Paso, Texas.

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