Kirsty McCabe began her TV weather career over a decade ago, as a core member of the BBC Weather Team. She presented forecasts across the entire range of BBC television and radio channels, including BBC One, BBC News and World News, Radio 4 and Radio 5Live. Kirsty McCabe then joined the world of breakfast telly presenting the weather on GMTV and ITV’s Daybreak. After years of early starts and juggling shifts with a young family she decided to go freelance, and regularly pops up on Channel 5 weather and writes for The Weather Channel.
Kirsty McCabe is one of the few weather presenters that are actually meteorologists, qualifying as an aviation forecaster after passing her advanced forecaster exams at the Met Office College. But her skills don’t just lie in the weather as she is knowledgeable across a range of scientific disciplines and able to communicate in a clear yet informative manner.