Sean McLaughlin

Meteorologist
Sean McLaughlin

From school auctions, charity and major sporting events, pretty much everyone has seen Sean a time or two around the Valley. With over 30 years of local and network broadcast experience, Sean serves multiple roles at Arizona’s Family, from forecasting the weather, news anchoring to special event coverage.

Broadcast career highlights include his stint as MSNBC’s main meteorologist and Sunday weather anchor on NBC’s “Weekend TODAY SHOW” in NYC. He filled in for the iconic Al Roker over 90 times on the “TODAY SHOW” and appeared on NBC’s “Nightly News”, CNBC and countless network affiliates during the historic hurricane and winter seasons of ’04 & ’05 & ‘06. Sean also has the distinction of doing weather on two network morning/evening shows, filling in often on “The EARLY SHOW”, a predecessor to “CBS MORNINGS” from ’06-’12 and appearing multiple times on the “CBS EVENING NEWS”.

He has covered multiple Olympic Games, Super Bowls and has been inducted into the prestigious NATAS “Silver Circle” for 25 years of broadcast excellence. He is an eleven-time regional Emmy award winner for news and weather.

He maintains his Broadcast Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association. But is reminded daily, the real star in the family is his amazing wife Emily, whom he met at the Phoenix Open. A true Arizona love story that has produced 4 dynamic children that Sean says are his greatest achievements in life.