David Ernst joined 13WMAZ in October 2011 as the morning/midday meteorologist. He comes to Macon from Savannah where he worked as the weekend meteorologist at WSAV-TV for three years. Before that, he worked for KHAS-TV in Hastings, Nebraska. While in Nebraska, David met his wife, and they got married in 2009.
David was born in Paducah, KY; but considers Greenville, SC his home. After graduating high school, he went on to Mississippi State University to pursue his broadcast meteorology career.
David has his AMS Seal of Approval, and enjoys the challenge of forecasting the weather in Middle Georgia. When not forecasting, he enjoys playing golf, hiking with his wife, and cheering on his Bulldogs (the MSU bulldogs that is).