Mike Goldberg is the meteorologist for the Saturday and Sunday DCW 50 News at 10. He has extensive experience working as a forecaster across the state of Virginia, having worked at WTVR-CBS 6 in Richmond, WAVY-TV 10/Fox 43 in Hampton Roads and WSET-ABC 13 in Lynchburg.

Over the course of his career, Mike has served as Chief Meteorologist for television stations in Richmond, VA, Rochester, NY and Binghamton, NY, and has made several appearances as a Guest Meteorologist on The Weather Channel. He is a member of both the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association, recognized by the AMS as a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) and a holder of the NWA’s Television Seal of Approval. He serves on the NWA Council, as well as the organization’s Broadcast Meteorology Committee.

Aside from weather, Mike holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Clarinet Performance from the world-renowned Eastman School of Music in Rochester, and remains very active as a professional musician and teacher. Highlights of his musical career include performing with the original Broadway production of “Into the Woods” and touring the major concert halls of the Northeastern U.S. and Canada with trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and the Eastman Wind Ensemble. He has recorded for CBS Masterworks and performed with the Richmond Symphony, Williamsburg Choral Guild Orchestra, Commonwealth Winds and the Binghamton Philharmonic. Also an accomplished conductor, he is the Music Director of the Central Virginia Wind Symphony. Mike was appointed Adjunct Instructor of Clarinet and Instrumental Conducting at Randolph-Macon College in 2011, and maintains a private clarinet studio while serving on the band faculty at Colonial Forge (Stafford County) High School. Combining his dual passions for music and broadcasting, he serves as a Classical Music Host for WCVE in central Virginia.
An avid animal lover, Mike has received a Guardian Angel Award from Save Our Shelters for outstanding contribution to animal welfare in Virginia.
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Recent Articles
  • Flash flood watch till Wednesday afternoon in the DMV

    The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Maryland, The District of Columbia, Virginia, and panhandle West Virginia, including the following areas, in Maryland, Anne Arundel, Calvert, Carroll, Central and Southeast Howard, Central and Southeast Montgomery, Charles, Frederick MD, Northern Baltimore, Northwest Harford, Northwest Howard, Northwest Montgomery, Prince Georges, Southeast Harford, Southern Baltimore, St. Marys, and Washington. The District of Columbia. In Virginia, Albemarle, Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Augusta, Central Virginia Blue Ridge, Clarke, Culpeper, Eastern Loudoun, Fairfax, Frederick VA, Greene, […]

  • Rain chances increase as the week continues

    Cooler air will gradually arrive, with highs in the 70s by Sunday.

  • Wild swings in the temperature this week

    Behind this front, we'll cool down Thursday, but then warm back into the 60s on Friday.

  • Major warm-up tomorrow

    Then we'll warm back into the 60s over the weekend, although it will remain unsettled with additional rain chances.

  • Warmer for the second half of the week

    The warm weather will return again by the middle of next week.

  • Wet weather for Wednesday

    Temperatures will be in the upper 40s Saturday, rising into the 50s on Sunday.

  • A cold night on tap

    Another storm system could bring a variety of rain and snow to the DMV Sunday into early Monday.

  • DCW’s Weekend Opening Act 12-22-2017

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Our own Mike Goldberg recently conducted the Central Virginia Wind Symphony in their 13th Annual Holiday Spectacular. The ensemble is comprised of the most talented high school musicians in the region, with many members coming from Stafford County.  The concert included music by American composers Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin, along with many holiday favorites. Enjoy their rendition of Sleigh Ride, by Leroy Anderson. To watch the full concert click HERE.

  • Much cooler second half of the week

    Following the rain, we'll be cooler again early next week.

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