Born on July 3 in Truckee, California, the United States of America, Kathy Sabine is today known as a seven Emmy award-winning chief meteorologist working as the KUSA-9News chief Meteorologist in Denver, Colorado.
She graduated from the Mississippi State University, the Metropolitan State University of Denver, and the California Polytechnic State University. After completing her graduation, she joined 9NEWS and has been working with the organization since then.
She is known as one of the longest-serving meteorologists, having served for more than two decades.
Recently, she marked her 26th anniversary at the station this year and is planning to work for the same in the coming years.[ez-toc]
|Real Name||Kathy Sabine|
|Date of Birth||3 July 1966|
|Age (as of 2021)||55 years|
|Birthplace||Truckee, California, United States of America|
|Hometown||Denver, Colorado, United States of America|
|College/University||Mississippi State University, Metropolitan State University of Denver, California Polytechnic State University|
|Educational Qualification||Major degree in meteorology|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet inches- 5'11"
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 58 kg
in pounds- 128 lbs
|Hair colour||Dark brown|
|Awards||Seven Heartland Emmy Awards for best meteorologist|
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Children||A daughter and two sons|
|Net Worth [approx.]||$5 million|
Kathy Sabine was born on the 3rd of July in Truckee, California, the United States of America. The year of birth is not known precisely; however, various sources claim that she was born in the year 1966.
She was raised by her parents in that locality and attended elementary school there. At that time, her parents owned a local ski hill where Kathy learned skiing, hiking, and camping.
From this, we get to know that her childhood was quite adventurous. The lifestyle of experiencing nature to its fullest made her get interested in living in Colorado.
Kathy Sabine Education
Kathy first attended her elementary school upon Donnelike pass, which was not up to the mark compared to other schools nowadays. The reason was that the school was two rooms for five grades.
Each grade was a row of desks, literally placing row one to grade one. Later, she joined a minor school to pursue her high school studies, which had only a hundred kids, according to Kathy.
After completing her schooling, she joined the California Poly State University in San Luis Obispo, California, and graduated as a veteran.
Later, she joined Metropolitan State University in Denver and earned a significant degree in meteorology. Not only that, but she also attended Mississippi State University.
Kathy Sabine Career
Kathy Sabine first tried to pursue her career in veterinary; however, she soon realized that she couldn’t finance her career in the field and then switched to journalism.
Her first job was at KSBY in San Luis Obispo, the NBC station, where she became friends with Sharon Graves, her boss’s wife. It was her idea that inspired her to get into television news channels. Following this, Kathy Sabine started her journalism career at the NBC affiliate in San Luis Obispo.
Later, she worked for ABC in Santa Barbara and San Jose, California. She has also been associated with the Fox Network, during which she got the chance to work with Bill O’Reilly, Martha MacCallum, and Bret Baier.
Sabine’s career progressed much more when she joined 9NEWS in 1993 as a co forecaster. However, later, she got promoted to work as the lead forecaster.
Working in this position, she broadcasts alongside Kevin Corke on the 4, 5, 6, 9, and 10 p.m. news every weekday, i.e. Monday to Friday. She is currently the chief meteorologist of 9NEWS. Apart from forecasting, she has a profound interest in news anchoring, reporting, producing, and writing.
She has also spent time behind the scenes and helped the firms as a chyron operator, audio technician, camera operator, floor director, and tape operator.
Over the years of hard work and fantastic performance, she has been awarded a number of times.
She won the Emmy Award and has been named the “favorite news personality” and “best weather anchor” by Westword and 5280 several times.
In addition to that, the Douglas County Newspaper organization named her as the best weathercaster several times. Over the years of her journalism career, she has created a good bond with her co-worker, Kyle Clark.
She manages almost every work efficiently and writes her daily weather forecasts on 9News.com while writing for the Fort Collins Coloradoan newspaper.
Relationship, Husband, and Children
Kathy Sabine is happily married to Scott Crawford. In 2005, Scott proposed to Kathy, following which they exchanged vows and got married in a grand ceremony held at Beaver Creek, Colorado.
The couple is blessed with one daughter and two sons; however, their names are unknown. As of now, the happy family lives in Raleigh.
Heather Storm is quite beautiful and stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches. If you look at her photos online, you’ll realize that she has a fit figure and weighs 58 kgs. Moreover, she has dark brown hair and grey eyes which goes quite well with her skin tone.
Kathy Sabine has an estimated total wealth of $40 million, all thanks to her successful career as a journalist. According to reports, she earns about $3.5 to $5 million per year.
Interesting Facts about Kathy Sabine
- Kathy Sabine is a 7 times Emmy award-winning chief meteorologist.
- Her parents were associated with summer camp lodges linked with the Sierra Club.
- She grew up on Donner Summit, where there was cannibalism.
Featured Image Credit: Kathy Sabine’s Facebook