Danielle Niles

WBZ-TV's Danielle NilesDanielle Niles is the Meteorologist for CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV Morning (4:30AM-7AM) and Noon News with co-anchors Kathryn Hauser and Chris McKinnon.

A native of Weymouth, MA, Niles joined WBZ-TV News from New England Cable News where she spent five years as weekday morning meteorologist.

Before that, Niles was a forecaster at Weather Services International in Andover, MA where she provided forecasts for private companies.

Niles is a 2006 cum laude graduate of the University of Massachusetts/Lowell where she earned her bachelor’s degree in atmospheric science, and was captain of the women’s varsity soccer team.

She then went on to earn a master’s degree in meteorology at Florida State University.

Boston’s WBZ-TV and sister-station myTV38 (WSBK-TV) are part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.

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Danielle Niles tries snowkiting. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Weather: What Is Snowkiting?

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Quick Moving Storm To Deliver Shot of Snow Tuesday

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Snow Showers Today, Sub-Zero Wind Chill Tonight

Widely scattered snow showers will move into southern New England this afternoon as an arctic cold front sweeps through.  In fact, thundersnow has been reported in parts of NY ahead of this boundary! By the […]



Wintry Mix Ushers In More Cold

We’ve been contending with a bit of snow, freezing rain and sleet across parts of southern New England this morning courtesy of a frontal boundary and wave of low pressure approaching the region. Temperatures are […]



Dangerous Cold On The Way

In typical January fashion, cold air will invade much of the country this week with artic air plunging into New England late Wednesday. There will be several blasts of frigid air…the first is actually moving […]


Snow guns fired up at Mount Snow in Vermont

Where’s All The Snow?

It’s been a mild December in the Northeast and Midwest; many communities will round out the month between 2-5 degrees above average. That also means there hasn’t been a huge supply of cold air or […]



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Look To The Stars

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