COLUMBIA, S.C. — Erin Walker is the Weekend Morning Meteorologist for WLTX.
She was born and raised in New Jersey. In 2012, when Hurricane Sandy made landfall in New Jersey, her passion for meteorology truly began. The devastating hurricane greatly impacted her community, including Erin and her family.
In May 2022, Erin graduated from the University of Georgia with degrees in Atmospheric Sciences and Geography. During her time at UGA, Erin was heavily involved with the Atmospheric Sciences program and worked as a student meteorologist for North Georgia Weather Authority and Athens GA Weather. She also worked with a student radio station and the journalism school’s television show.
Although a Jersey girl, Erin is experienced in forecasting for the Southeast having spent the past four years in Georgia. She looks forward to keeping the people of South Carolina safe and informed.
When not in the studio, Erin enjoys traveling to the beach, hanging out with friends, or trying out new restaurants in the Midlands.
Erin is new to the area, so do not hesitate to email her at firstname.lastname@example.org with recommendations and tips about places in South Carolina, cool weather pictures, or just to say hello! You can follow Erin on Twitter: @erinwalkerwx, Facebook: Meteorologist Erin Walker, and Instagram: @erinwalker_wx