Lee Goldberg  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Lee Goldberg is Chief Meteorologist for Channel 7's Eyewitness News First@4 and Eyewitness News at 5:00, 6:00 and 11:00. He joined the Eyewitness News Weather Team in 1996.

Lee's curiosity about weather began at age twelve, when he built his first "Weather Center" out of shoe boxes and milk cartons. By age fourteen, he was broadcasting his first weather reports to his hometown of Canton, Massachusetts on Canton Cablevision. His own experience has led him to share his passion for weather with schools across the Tri-state, inspiring a future generation of young meteorologists!

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Lee studied Meteorology at Cornell University, receiving a BS in 1994. While in college, he interned at WCVB-TV and WHDH-TV in Boston, and at the National Weather Service office in Concord, New Hampshire.

He began his meteorological career in 1993, forecasting for utilities and ski areas with a private weather service and for US and Canadian radio stations. At the same time, he filled in on-air at WSTM-TV in Syracuse, New York, contributing award-winning coverage when the historic "Blizzard of 1993" hit Central New York. Upon graduation, Lee was hired full time at WTVH-TV in Syracuse.

Lee's dedication to community service includes his avid support for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, hosting their annual Walkathon in Riverside Park each spring. He was recently acknowledged for his work with the foundation. He is also an active member of the Central Park Conservancy, supporting numerous programs to protect and preserve the park.

A life-long Boston Red Sox fan, Lee enjoys playing golf and tennis in his spare time. He lives in Westchester with his wife Jessica, and their two children.

Lee's Stories
'Rising Risk' docuseries examines alarming predictions about New York City flooding
When Superstorm Sandy hit in 2012, it changed everything New York City thought it knew about storms. The storm left behind a trail of damage that put climate change into sharp focus.
Accuweather Alert: Ready for Winter special examines long range, climate change
WABC's Accuweather Alert: Ready for Winter special examines long range forecast for winter, and looks at how climate change is impacting communities in New York and New Jersey.
Chief Meteorologist Lee Goldberg examines the impact super-sized storms have on our area
Chief Meteorologist Lee Goldberg reports from Seaside Heights, New Jersey.
Harrison Schmitt was the first astronaut scientist to go to the moon
Lee Goldberg interviews Apollo 17 astronaut, Harrison Schmitt, as the world celebrates the 50th anniversary of Man walking on the Moon.
Summer Weather Forecast: What to expect for 2019 in the New York City area
Looking to spend this summer at the beach? Meteorologist Lee Goldberg has you covered.
Meet the luxury cars of the 2019 New York International Auto Show
Welcome to New York City, the largest market for luxury vehicles in the United States! The New York International Auto Show is fun for some, but for high-end buyers, it's a shopping trip.
Holiday recipes: Lee Golderg's 'Pudocee' Trifle
See how to make Lee Golderg's 'Pudocee' Trifle
Winter weather outlook with Lee Goldberg
How brutal can we expect winter to be?
Your Star Wars gift guide: 7 ideas for the fan in your life
Cool gift ideas for Star Wars fans including a drone.