Parker Weather Service was founded by John W. Parker. Johnny is a young man with cerebral palsy who has worked to overcome many challenges in his life. Although he faces many obstacles each day as a result of his condition, his dedication, work ethic and perseverance have allowed him to dream big and work to help others through his love of weather.
On this page Johnny shares a little about himself as well as his personal weather experience of losing his own home during the April 2011 tornado super outbreak.
Johnny is currently the "Weatherman in Residence" for the Regional Rehabilitation Center
in Tupelo, MS. To check out Johnny's blog and find out more about how this agency is serving those with physical disabilities click here
While completing his degree in Operational Meteorology, Johnny currently works as an intern for ZoomRadar.com
. His daily blog is also posted at weatherunderground
. And see our Weather Tools
page to follow Johnny on Twitter.
To find out more about Johnny and his family, visit these sites from our local newspaper, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
, and Southern Living Magazine.