The atmospheric conditions of the wind and cloud might seem like a trivial thing but the study and knowledge of it have been instrumental in keeping large human populations safe. The knowledge, in modern day, is often passed down to the public through meteorologists who work on various TV channels. One of them is Stephanie Abrams, who works for one of the biggest weather channels in the world, The Weather Channel.
Stephanie Abrams has been working as an on-air meteorologist since 2000 and has expanded her resume beyond covering the weather through live reporting for events such as the 2010 Winter Olympics in Canada. She is one of the notable names in the world on meteorology and you can learn more about her life and career below. Read on.
Abrams was born on the 27th of October, 1978 in Wellington, Florida. She was only able to spend a small fraction of her childhood with both parents before they got divorced. Although she is known to have siblings, not a lot is known about them.
She began her journey to become a meteorologist at the US Space Camp, where she developed the affinity to sciences, and later headed over to the University of Florida where she majored in Geography, with a minor in mathematics, earning her Bachelor’s degree, graduating with honors.
After earning her first degree, she enrolled at Florida State University to study Meteorology where she also graduated with honors and began her broadcasting career as a meteorologist on FSU Live, a student channel. While she was at Florida State, Stephanie also worked as a teaching assistant.
Her professional career as a meteorologist began at WTXL in Tallahassee in Florida, kickstarting her role in 2000 and worked for the station over a period of three years before she moved on to The Weather Channel in July 2003, where she has been working ever since.
At The Weather Channel, Stephanie Abrams has worked on shows like Abrams and Bettes: Beyond the Forecast and Weather Center. While she established herself as an important part of The Weather Channel roster, Stephanie also expanded her coast to other roles outside of the channel such as hosting Wake Up with Al, a weekly morning show on NBC. She also reported on the 2010 Winter Olympics in Canada and has worked on Weekend Today as a weather anchor in 2012.
Other shows Stephanie Abrams has hosted include On The Radar, Morning Rush, America’s Morning Headquarters. Outside of broadcasting, Stephanie has appeared in Sharknado 2: The Second One.
Stephanie Abrams is also a member of the National Weather Association and as a member of the American Meteorological Society, was once the president of the North Florida chapter of the body.
Husband If Married
Stephanie Abrams, for a long time, used to be married to Mike Bettes. They formed a romantic relationship through their professional relationship when they hosted the show, Abrams and Bettes: Beyond the Forecast.
The couple seemed set to live a happy and long marital life but that proved to be false as they got divorced in an abrupt fashion that left fans wondering what went wrong.
Since they got divorced, both of them have moved on with their respective lives, with Mike going on to marry Alison Chinchar and Stephanie Abrams getting engaged to a man whose face she hasn’t hesitated to share but his name remains unknown. Her marriage to Mike Bettes never produced any children.
Salary and Net Worth
At the moment, Stephanie Abrams is estimated to be earning as much as $175,000 per year in her role as a meteorologist for The Weather Channel. The salary is considered to be competitive and having spent close to two decades working professionally in the industry, Stephanie has been able to accrue a net worth estimated at around $7 million.
Stephanie Abrams’ Measurements – Height
One of the qualities that make Stephanie Abrams into one of the leading names in meteorology is her beauty, which is made apparent in every broadcast on The Weather Channel. She has a height of 5 feet 8 inches, which is well above the national average for a woman, and she has a body weight of 61 kg, which is fitting for her slim body profile. Stephanie’s body is further defined by her body curves, which are measured to be 37, 27 and 35 inches for her bust, waist, and hips respectively.