Wes Wyatt Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, Fox6 Career

Wes Wyatt Biography

Wes Wyatt is a Meteorologist working as the Chief Meteorologist at FOX6 WBRC. In 2010, he began working for WBRC FOX6 News as a weekend meteorologist and primary backup to the chief meteorologist.


How old is Wes Wyatt? – Age

He was born on 7 th September. His year of birth is not revealed.

Wes Wyatt Education

Wyatt graduated from Mississippi State University with a bachelor’s degree in meteorology and from the University of Alabama with a master’s degree in geography. Wes also carries the American Meteorological Society’s Certified Meteorologist Seal and the National Weather Association Seal of Approval.

Wes Wyatt Wife

He is married to Nicole Wyatt. On January 12, 2007, the couple married. Wes spends his spare time with his wife Nicole and their two puppies, Baxter and Neiman. Wes enjoys playing guitar and writing and composing music in his spare time. In the fall, he also enjoys the great outdoors and football Saturdays.

Wes Wyatt Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Wes Wyatt Salary

He is said to be earning an annual salary of $100 thousand.

Wes Wyatt Career

Prior to joining WBRC, he was Chief Meteorologist at WVUA-TV in Tuscaloosa for seven years. Wes also taught Broadcast Meteorology as an adjunct professor at the University of Alabama. Prior to joining WVUA, he worked as the Chief Meteorologist for WTOK-TV in Meridian, MS. With over two decades of experience, Wes has covered some of Alabama’s most significant severe weather events.

Wes will tell you that one of his favorite things to do is to share his enthusiasm for weather. Throughout his career, he has visited schools and given speeches to a variety of organizations across the state. He has also mentored many successful meteorologists in the weather industry today. He recalls events such as the Blizzard of 1993 and claims that growing up in Alabama provided him with such experiences.

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He recalls events such as the Blizzard of 1993 and claims that his experiences growing up in Alabama influenced his decision to become a meteorologist. Wes has the American Meteorological Society’s Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Seal and the National Weather Association’s Seal of Approval. He is also a member of both organizations. Wes participates in evaluating meteorologists across the country as a member of the National Weather Association Seal Committee.

One of his proudest accomplishments was receiving an honorary resolution from the State of Alabama for his severe weather coverage in West Alabama. The Associated Press named him best weather anchor in 2003, 2005, 2008, 2009, and 2015. He attributes his love of music to his mother, Lynn Wyatt, who was a talented musician and singer. In the fall, he also enjoys the great outdoors, gardening, and football Saturdays. His most important announcement is the impending arrival of a new family member. He and his wife Nicole are expecting their first child, a son, this fall.