Watch for the Local 5 Future Forecaster on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdaysday of every month! Your child could be the next Local 5 Future Forecaster and help Local 5's chief meteorologist Brad Edwards deliver Iowa's most accurate forecast Tuesdays at 5:00pm.

If you have an aspiring Furture Forecaster age eight to thirteen, just record a short video of your child describing the weather and submit it to Local 5!

3 ways to upload a short audition: 

Be sure to include contact information of the parent or guardian (including name, email address, and phone number) so we can contact you if your child is selected. 

1) Email the video as an attachment to or (attachment must be 5MB or less) with the subject line "Future Forecaster Entry"
2) Upload the video to YouTube and send the link to 
3) Upload the video via our Future Forecaster Audition Form below: