This Day in Weather History: February 5th

Today marks “National Weatherperson’s Day”, celebrating John Jeffries birthday

Today marks John Jeffries birthday, often known as the first weather observer in America. As a result, February 5th is known as "National Weatherpersons Day".

About the Author:

Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.