Mike Nicco | ABC7 KGO News Team
Mike Nicco is a meteorologist for the weekday ABC7 Morning News. He joined ABC7 in January, 2007.

A 1992 graduate of the University of Kansas, with a degree in Atmospheric Science and an AMS Television Seal of Approval, Mike has worked at television stations stops in Nebraska, Louisiana, Arkansas, North Carolina, and Minnesota.

Mike and the other seven members of his family (wife, two sons, two cats, one fish, and one frog) are enjoying their life in the Bay Area. It's a rare day to find them apart. You are more likely to find them at the pool or beach, jumping on the trampoline, or riding bikes. Mike and his wife enjoy volunteering as much as they can at their son's schools. They are a very active family always making the most of all the Bay Area has to offer.

So how did Mike get interested in the weather? Do you remember where you were on May 6th, 1975? Well...Mike does! That was the same day an F4 tornado (207-260 mph winds) ripped a path through his city of residence (Omaha, Nebraska). The wailing sounds of winds whipping through the trees, the screams from the other kids, and the curtains flying across the room, Mike's family wasted no time assuming the safety position in the basement. Although that was a frightening experience for most, it was a career awakening experience for him. At the ripe old age of six, Mike's curiosities were piqued with an immediate goal of understanding how this tornado could level one house to its foundation, while not even touching another house just a few feet away. The scientist in Mike was born.

Fire danger increasing, heat decreasing due to cold storm front heading to Bay Area
Don't let cooling temperatures in the Bay Area fool you -- the threat of fire is increasing. Meteorologist Mike Nicco explains:
'Hamilton' music director Lily Ling teaches you how to beatbox
Have you ever wanted to know how to beatbox? You can learn how in less than two minutes with the music director for "Hamilton." Chances are you're already better than the "Midday Live" crew!
Heat Advisory in effect for Bay Area
ABC7 News Meteorologist Mike Nicco says temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees, maybe even 20, above average everywhere except the Coast.
Labor Day Holiday weekend forecast shows sunny skies over Bay Area
LABOR DAY FORECAST: Here's a look at the weather for the upcoming 3-day weekend - and it looks like BBQ will be in the air!
Hawaii weather in the Bay Area? Here's why it's so muggy today
OH, THE HUMIDITY! Why does it feel so muggy in the Bay Area right now? Meteorologist Mike Nicco says extra moisture in the air is creating widespread fog.