James Parish Biography
James Parish is a renowned American Emmy Award-winning meteorologist currently working at WMTV NBC15 News in August 2019. You can catch James live forecasts on The Morning Show Weekend Live on Saturday and Sunday Mornings.
James was born and raised in Akron, Ohio, and earned a B.S. Degree in Atmospheric Science from Purdue University. Prior to joining NBC 15, Parish worked at KAUZ NewsChannel 6 in Wichita Falls, TX, and at KSLA News 12 in Shreveport, LA.
During his time in tornado alley and dixie alley, James tracked a lot of severe weather. Notably, he tracked all the seasons of December 2015 in one day. At that time, there was severe weather in north-central Texas and blizzard conditions in west Texas.
After spending six years in the south, Parish is excited to be back in the Midwest and Big Ten country. One of the things James missed the most living in Texas and Louisiana was fall and winter.
James is an avid sports lover, who also likes cooking, movies, and traveling. He cheers for his Boilers and all the Cleveland professional teams. Parish’s favorite things to cook are chicken wings and Mickey Mouse pancakes. James and his wife are huge Disney fans and take a trip to Disney World or Disneyland every year.
James Parish Age
How old is James Parish? James has managed to keep his personal details away from the limelight hence has not disclosed his age and date of birth. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. We promise to update you once the information is available.
James Parish Wife
Parish is happily married to his wife Melissa Parish. While living in Shreveport, James and Melissa adopted a cat named Colonel Honey Mustard. He is an orange tabby. The couple has not yet disclosed details about them having any children.
James Parish Family
James is very private about his personal life hence has not disclosed details about his parents and siblings. We promise to update you once the information is available in the public domain.
James Parish Net Worth
James has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a meteorologist.
James Parish Salary
Parish receives an average annual salary of approximately $70,500. This is according to NBC 15 meteorologists’ salaries.