Steve LaNore is KXII’s Chief Meteorologist.
Steve LaNore has served as KXII’s Chief Meteorologist since September 2006. He worked in San Antonio through much of the 1990s, and in Austin from 2000 to 2006 before making his home in Texoma.
Steve received “Best Weathercast” awards three times from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters (OAB) in 2006, 2008 and 2009, and more recently from the Oklahoma Associated Press Broadcasters (OAPB) in 2015, and the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters (TAPB) in 2014.
LaNore is also an author; he was honored with three awards in 2013, including one from the National Federation of Press Women (NFPW) for his book "Weather Wits and Science Snickers". The book uses silly jokes to introduce children to cool science facts. He released his second work, "Twister Tales: Unraveling Tornado Myths" for a general adult audience in 2014. Both books are available on Amazon.
Steve's varied interests include music, writing, travel, history, philosophy, and of course all things science!