-a 25 year weather veteran- has pretty much experienced all types of weather events; from the East Tennessee Blizzard of ’93 to the tornadic storms of 2012, Matt has weathered it all. There have been many weekends Matt made WATE’s, Greystone Mansion, his home while keeping watch over the area’s changing weather conditions.
Listen to Matt’s story this week on The Housing Hour!
Also in studio, the Co-Founder of the East Tennessee Weather Page, John Lindsay. John and Kevin Rhea started the popular Facebook page last year, sharing their passion for weather with all the other East Tennessee weather fans!
Lori Tucker: “He’s going to take you through those wild weather experiences,” said Lori. “He’s going to tell you and he’s going to get it right.”
Ken Weathers: “There is nobody in this business that works harder than Matt Hinkin. You literally have to make him go home during winter weather or severe weather event.”
Kristin Farley: “Each and everyone of us know that he really has an open door policy in the Storm Center. We come down to him with any problem, from something at home, something at work, from something at school, whatever, and Matt is going to be there to listen and to be a friend.”