WSYX chief meteorologist Bill Kelly has done some entertaining out-of-the-studio weather forecasts–on a golf course, in a canoe on a river.
But the Columbus ABC station may have set a new bar with a “weather on the go” segment this week, that put Kelly on a rock climbing wall at a local gym.
Kelly climbed all over his forecast throughout the 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. newscasts, thanks to some planning by WSYX director of operations Matt Blinn and photographer Matt Shadle.
Here’s a look at the setup:
And how it looked on-air: