January 20, 2002 at 3:35 PM CST - Updated June 30 at 1:05 AM
Name: Herbert "Herb" Bowles
Town: Ellington, MO
Number of years as Weather Watcher: Since 1966
Most interesting weather: He has seen lots of floods and deep snows.
Something extra: Herb has been married to his wife, Ruth, for 53 years. They have three children (two daughters, one son) and two grandchildren. Herb spent three years in the South Pacific during WWII. Herb enjoys spending his time traveling (Rome, Greece, Turkey, London, Paris, Alaska, Canada, and Nova Scoscia).