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Matthew DiPirro

Matt Dipirro, First Alert Meteorologist Matt Dipirro, First Alert Meteorologist

Matthew is the Chief Meteorologist of the First Alert 7 Weather Team at KSWO. Previously he was on KSWO’s Good Morning Texoma for several years and also was the lead storm chaser. When he started at KSWO in 2011, he was the weekend evening meteorologist.

Matthew is a native of Melrose, Massachusetts, a city a few miles outside of Boston. He graduated Lyndon State College in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Atmospheric Sciences, concentrating in broadcasting and the private sector.

While at Lyndon State College, Matthew was part of the Vermont Center for Community Journalism, where he prepared forecasts for and anchored the station’s Emmy Award-winning 3 PM, 5:30 PM and online newscasts. When he was younger, he volunteered at Melrose Massachusetts Television, a local access station in his hometown, where he reported on winter storms and assisted with various productions. He also interned at several tv stations in Boston and Albany, NY.

Matthew is also active in the fire service and has been a volunteer with the Valley View Volunteer Fire Dept in Comanche County since 2012. He is a Captain and Nationally Registered EMT. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife hiking, boating at the lake, taking trips to OKC or just relaxing at home with their two cats Phoebe and Jax. He is also a dedicated Boston sports fan and tries to watch as many Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins and Patriots games as possible.

Email Matthew at MDiPirro@kswo.com

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