Dontae Jones joined the WNCT 9 On Your Side news team in May of 2013. He is currently a weekday meteorologist for WNCT 9 First Alert Weather. His anchoring duties include WNCT 9 On Your Side Morning Edition from 4:30-7 a.m. and at Noon.
Dontae comes to WNCT from The Ohio News Network where he served as a weekend morning meteorologist. He graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Atmospheric Science.
In his spare time, Dontae enjoys staying physically fit. He has a love for oceanography as well as meteorology. Growing up in Ohio, Dontae has been exposed to his share of severe weather and hopes to chase tornadoes one day.
Dontae is excited to be here in Eastern North Carolina and cannot wait to spend some time meeting the viewers.
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