Chasity has been on-air and in the field during many severe and tropical weather situations. Chasity considers weather her passion and likes being there for her viewers when weather threatens.
Currently she serves as the meteorologist for FOX10 News at 4 p.m.
Chasity, along with Meteorologist Matt Barrentine and Meteorologist Michael White, won a Suncoast Emmy for their coverage of the Christmas Day tornado in 2012.
Another role Chasity plays is a general assignment reporter. You may have seen her coverage of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, the Steve Nodine murder trial in Baldwin County, the Billings murders in the Florida Panhandle, as well as city and county happenings from across the Gulf Coast. Chasity has also filled-in on the anchor desk for FOX10 News.
Chasity loves reporting live on the scene and works hard to get news exclusively for FOX10.
Chasity has a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from Mississippi State University. She also has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of South Alabama in Communication with a minor in Meteorology. She grew up in Baldwin County, but now calls Mobile home.
Chasity regularly judges and emcee’s events including pageants, scholarship events and fundraisers. She loves to visit classrooms and schools talking to kids about the importance of staying in school and following their dreams.
If you have a weather picture you’d like to send Chasity, or story idea, email her at Chasity.Byrd@fox10tv.com.