Former Knoxville meteorologist Bob Becker has died

We’re sad to report a popular former Knoxville meteorologist has died.

Bob Becker, 64, who worked for many years at WATE and later at WBIR died this weekend.

Becker was born in Monroe, New York, and went to college at New York State.

He came to East Tennessee in 1997 and quickly became popular with viewers as he delivered his weather forecasts.

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