Meet Jackie Johnson

Jackie analyzes weather models at the weather desk located in the CBS2/KCAL9 newsroom. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie analyzes weather models at the weather desk located in the CBS2/KCAL9 newsroom. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
When she’s not on CBS2 News, Jackie can be heard giving her forecast on KNX 1070 Newsradio. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson When she’s not on CBS2 News, Jackie can be heard giving her forecast on KNX 1070 Newsradio. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie studied meteorology at the University of Southern Alabama before going on to get a degree in broadcast journalism from Middle Tennessee State University. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie studied meteorology at the University of Southern Alabama before going on to get a degree in broadcast journalism from Middle Tennessee State University. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
After analyzing the data, Jackie builds the weather maps that she will use in her segment. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson After analyzing the data, Jackie builds the weather maps that she will use in her segment. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie works on her forecast while KCAL9 meteorologist Evelyn Taft does a segment for KNX 1070. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie works on her forecast while KCAL9 meteorologist Evelyn Taft does a segment for KNX 1070. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie is a native of Plymouth, Michigan. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie is a native of Plymouth, Michigan. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Yes, we all know there’s really no map behind Jackie when she’s on TV, just a big green wall. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Yes, we all know there’s really no map behind Jackie when she’s on TV, just a big green wall. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
The map is computer-generated and appears on anything green in the camera shot. That’s why you’ll never see Jackie wearing a kelly-green sweater! (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson The map is computer-generated and appears on anything green in the camera shot. That’s why you’ll never see Jackie wearing a kelly-green sweater! (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie sees what she is pointing at by looking at monitors placed in front and at her sides. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie sees what she is pointing at by looking at monitors placed in front and at her sides. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie sits at the new high-tech weather center on the CBS2 stage. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie sits at the new high-tech weather center on the CBS2 stage. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie prepares her weather maps before CBS2 News at 11PM. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)
Jackie Johnson Jackie prepares her weather maps before CBS2 News at 11PM. (credit: Erik Oginski/CBS)

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