Pete Delkus Biography
Pete Delkus is an American Emmy award-winning meteorologist well known for his weather and climate coverage. Currently, he works as a Chief Meteorologist at WFAA Media, A TEGNA Company in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas since June 2005. He has worked with the company for over 17 years. Previously, he worked as a full-time Chief meteorologist at WCPO 9 News in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States since June 1996.
Pete Delkus Education
Delkus attended the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville graduating Bachelor of Arts Degree in Radio and Television and a minor in Marketing. Nonetheless, he also went to Mississippi State University graduating with a Master of Science in Geosciences with a concentration in Applied Meteorology. He was also licensed and certified with an American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval and a National Weather Association Seal of Approval.
Also as an outstanding athlete, he was an All-America pitcher, he had an all-star college career including a trip to the College World Series. He still holds several records as a pitcher at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
Pete Delkus Career
Moreover, Pete is a nineteen-time Emmy Award Winner for Outstanding Weather Anchor and Weathercast, Outstanding Host of a News Special and Special Event Coverage, Big D NYE. Nevertheless, he was a four-time winner of the Associated Press Award for Best Weathercast in Texas. Out of college, he signed with the Minnesota Twins organization in 1987. In addition, Pete also worked as a meteorologist at WFTV, an ABC affiliate in Orlando, Florida, United States.
The trade magazine Broadcasting & Cable honoured Pete with the title of “Top Meteorologist in America while at WFAA. On 22 July 2023, Delkus jokingly proclaimed that everyone in McKinney was dead in response to a glitch in the on-screen temperature map when the temperature for McKinney was shown to be 101,105 °F.
For 10 years since 1996, Delkus was the chief meteorologist at WCPO-TV, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio. During his time there, he received a pair of first-place Associated Press Awards for best regularly scheduled weather. Before joining WCPO-TV, Delkus worked as a meteorologist for four years at WFTV. Delkus also signed as a Free Agent in 1987 with the Minnesota Twins organization..
Pete Delkus Age
How old is Delkus? Delkus is 58 years old as of 2023. He was born Pete William Delkus on September 4, 1965, in Centreville, Illinois, United States. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on the 4th of September every year and his zodiac sign is Virgo.
Pete Delkus’s Height | Weight
How tall is Pete Delkus? Delkus stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) He also has a moderate weight measurement compared to his height.
Pete Delkus Wife | Spouse
Is Pete Delkus married? Delkus is happily married to her loving wife Jacque Delkus. They have been together for over two decades now. Pete and Jacque are proud parents of Emily Delkus and Peter Delkus. The family currently resides in Dallas, Texas. On their 25th wedding anniversary in 2016, Pete thanked his wife on social media for being the best partner and friend.
Pete Delkus Family | Parents
William has managed to restrain his family’s life information. Therefore, there are no comprehensive details concerning the names, occupations, and identities of her parents and siblings to the public. However, he holds an American nationality and white ethnicity and heritage.
Pete Delkus Salary
Delkus receives an estimated approximate annual salary of between $20, 000-$100, 000. We will update you as soon as we get the accurate figures.
Pete Delkus’s Net Worth
Delkus has an estimated net worth of between $1 million-$5 million. This includes the various assets, money, and income that Pete has accumulated over the years from his successful profession.