Allison Gargaro is a meteorologist on Fox 35's weekend morning and evening shows, which air from 7-10 a.m., 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Allison grew up in a suburb of Detroit, Michigan and moved to sunny Phoenix, Arizona in 2008. She graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and continued her education by completing her certification from Mississippi State University's Broadcast Meteorology Program.
Allison's first job was at KERO in Bakersfield, California where she was the evening meteorologist and hosted a cooking show called 'Simply Sweet Allison.' While in Bakersfield, she also wrote a cookbook which raised thousands of dollars for charity. If you were wondering, her favorite dish is banana bread... yum!
Allison enjoys cooking, staying active, reading and FaceTiming with her parents three rescue chocolate labs.
If you have any BBQs planned on Labor Day, you may need an umbrella in the evening hours.
Central Florida's heat index could hit 110 degrees on Sunday. In addition, afternoon storms could bring downpours, lightning, and gusty winds.
In the short term, this could keep the tropics quiet for a few days, at least across the tropical Atlantic.
Stay weather aware and don't forget to hydrate this weekend!
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There are two areas in particular with a 40 percent chance for development within the next five days.
The main weather threats will be heavy downpours, gusty winds up to 50 mph, and frequent lightning. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors.
Stay weather aware and download the FOX 35 Storm Team weather app to use the interactive radar feature to track storms in your area.
Download the FOX 35 Storm Team weather app to track current temperatures and use the interactive radar.
We will be live streaming the launch on the FOX 35 news app.