Monday, October 01, 2012

Bob Goosmann is NewsRadio 1080 KRLD's new chief met

Local broadcasting veteran Bob Goosmann has been named chief meteorologist for NewsRadio 1080 KRLD, effective immediately.

“Bob lives and breathes North Texas weather, and greatly respects KRLD’s commitment to accurate and dependable forecast information every ten minutes” said Bruce Gilbert, Vice President of News/Talk/Sports Programming for CBS RADIO Dallas-Fort Worth. “NewsRadio 1080 KRLD listeners can rely on him, not only for accurate forecasts, but also for the information they need to stay safe when severe weather strikes.”

Goosmann is an award-winning meteorologist with twenty-six years’ experience in radio and television. Most recently, he was chief meteorologist for KDAF-TV in Dallas-Fort Worth. Prior to that, he held the same position at KDVR-TV in Denver. He also served as chief meteorologist for KRLD’s sister CBS Television station KTVT (CBS 11) in Dallas-Fort Worth for nine years. In addition, he has worked at stations in Providence, Rhode Island and Richmond, Virginia.

Goosmann’s work has been recognized with awards from the Associated Press, the Colorado Broadcasters Association and the Press Club of Dallas. He holds a Bachelor of Science in meteorology from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell and the AMS Seal.

(This post is from a release sent to me by CBS Dallas)


  1. The former met at KRLD, Christa Villareal, was much easier on the eyes. This guy's face belongs on radio!

  2. What happened to Krista? Enquiring minds want to know. Was it the mailed in forecasts from home???