Sarah Cantey is the weekend meteorologist on the CBS 42 News at 6 and 10 p.m. on Saturday and 5:30 and 10 p.m. on Sunday. Cantey joined the CBS 42 news team as a reporter in July 2016. She’s always had a passion for weather reporting. So, she pursued a path in meteorology through Mississippi State University and joined the Storm Track Weather Team as a meteorologist in June of 2017.
She’s a Connecticut native but is no stranger to Alabama. She joined WIAT after working for Alabama News Network in Montgomery as a reporter/ fill-in anchor.
While at Alabama News Network, Sarah took the lead in coverage of high profile stories like Alabama Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard’s ethics trial, and the case of a Montgomery police officer charged with murder.
Prior to joining Alabama News Network in August 2013, she worked down the road at WTVY as the Dale/Henry County reporter. She came to the Wiregrass after working as a digital producer for Tucson News Now, the collaborative news station for the CBS and Fox affiliates of Southern Arizona.
Sarah’s a University of Arizona graduate. She received degrees in broadcast journalism and dance. She received a degree in geoscience/broadcast meteorology from Mississippi State University and is currently pursuing her masters degree in applied meteorology. When not reporting, she’s an avid runner and lover of her two rescue chihuahuas.