Patrick Evans is the News Channel 3's morning and noon meteorologist, and Host of Eye on the Desert, and also hosts afternoon drive on CV 104.3 FM from 2 pm - 6 pm. In August 2002, Patrick moved to the Palm Springs area for the new Coachella Valley CBS affiliate, where he's been the Chief Meteorologist for nearly 14 years and has been with the station since it went on the air. You can see Patrick at 5:00 AM, 6:00 AM, and 12 PM on News Channel 3 and at 6:45 PM hosting "Eye on the Desert" on CBS Local 2. Patrick's love of music and radio led him to this new role in addition to his TV work. Patrick also provides weather forecasts for CV 104.3's sister station, "The Valley" 106.5 FM.
Patrick and his wife Andrea, along with her children Karina and Vesta, love to travel and take care of their rescue dachshunds Guinness and Ryan. Patrick has served on the Board of the Family YMCA of the Desert, Pathfinder Ranch, and the Desert Symphony, and Loma Linda Children's Hospital Foundation. In April of 2014, Patrick was the 366th recipient of a Star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars as a result of his work with philanthropic organizations throughout the Valley.
A longtime devotee of Frank Sinatra, on occasion Patrick can be spotted at various spots around the Valley, crooning a few tunes with local musicians. Each afternoon at 4 pm, Patrick features "Frank at 4" on CV 104.3, a daily dose of the Chairman of the Board, along with a little history about the man and his music. Another passion is food: Patrick started an Italian Sausage company named Fulvio's Foods, in honor of his late father, Fulvio Antonio Iachetta, which is served in dozens of restaurants throughout the Valley.