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Jerry Taft is the chief meteorologist for WLS-TVmarker in Chicago.

A veteran of the United States Air Force, Taft earned a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from the University of Wisconsin–Madisonmarker.

Taft first joined ABC 7 in August 1984 after 7 years at WMAQ-TVmarker, Chicago's NBC affiliate. Prior to moving to Chicagomarker, he worked at KMOL-TV (now WOAI-TVmarker), the NBC affiliate in San Antoniomarker, Texasmarker.

Taft has also performed radio work, providing weather reports for WMAQ-AMmarker and WLS-AMmarker in the 1980s.

The Chicago Tribune has described Taft as "one of [their] favorite weathermen". He finished second to WBBM-TVmarker's Steve Baskerville in a 1997 Chicago Sun-Times reader poll about Chicago meteorologists. Participants noted Taft's "no-nonsense delivery".


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