The noteworthy Emmy Award winning Television meteorologist occurs to be Mike Bettes who is currently associated with The Weather Channel since 2003. He also presents the weather news as a co-host alongside Stephanie Abrams in the show, Abrams and Bettes – Beyond the Forecast. He is a born American citizen as his birth place is Ohio, United States and he nowadays resides in Tallmadge, OH. He has a sister born to his own parents. He spent his playful childhood roaming around his birth place and dreaming of becoming a weather news reporter like a local TV weather person, Dick Goddard. He was so influenced by him and the weather alterations that he went to graduate from university in the concerned subject accordingly. He is a recipient of a bachelor’s degree titled B.S. majoring in Atmospheric Science affiliated to Ohio State University. In addition, he also consists of prestigious NWA and AMS cachets.
Right away his graduation, he could not wait further more to take off his career as a weather reporter, hence he joined WSYS-TV located at Columbus and served there briefly. After that, he figured out his career leading higher serving as head reporter of WLOS-TV at Ashville in NC, and weekend meteorologist of WKEF at Dayton in OH respectively. Eventually, he landed up being posted as the television anchor, meteorologist as well as reporter at The Weather Channel in the year 2003. He along with Stephanie Abrams co-anchors the daily weather telecast, Abrams and Bettes – Beyond the Forecast reporting all the updates of everyday concerning weather of the country. During his tenure at The Weather Channel especially from 2004 to 2005, he has underwritten stories on various natural calamities like rain, blizzards, hurricane, flood, tornado and many more which include Hurricane Katrina and Storm occurred in Oklahoma. He covered the Hurricane Katrina live from Florida where first landfall by the hurricane was made followed by damage in Mississippi and Louisiana many days after hit by the same hurricane Katrina. According his quotation in a TV Week feature, he would never forget Katrina hit survivors.
Mike Bettes has reached thirty eight by age celebrating birthdays over thirty five times every year till date.
Mike Bettes always tries to stay out of media when it comes to talk of his marital life or love relationships. Although hoax about his marriage with Stephanie Abrams was spread for a short time, it was regarded false based on no evidence. In fact, he is married to very beautiful Allison Chinchar since 2012 who is also a television meteorologist. He once stated in an interview that he fell in love with her at first sight and knew she was the one he wanted to expend the rest of his life with. His wife is an 11Alive meteorologist who covered the life threatening tornado carrying a great risk. When she came back from that incident, the couple expressed how terrified they were for each other at that time and how much they loved one another. He now seems to enjoy a healthy relationship with his dear wife.
Despite the fact that he looks serious on television, he actually is a fun-loving person. He told media that he used to stick to TV all the time while he was interning at college’s TV station. He loves to watch college football games, chiefly Ohio State Football, surf internet mostly on Twitter and Facebook, etc. in his extra time. She even enjoys listening to music especially jazz, rock &roll, new generation folk music and others too. He delights to sweat out his best while working out and playing sports which are the secret of his fit and healthy body.
He has lately come into limelight because of his increasing popularity obtained from his life risking coverage and splendid performance in all of his works. He has received an Emmy Awards for his outstanding coverage of serial Tornado events going after on plains. He thinks that being a meteorologist is not glamour or glitz at all because he has experienced several wild weather occurrences and reported based on informative science at difficult times too. However, his estimated net worth is nowhere to be discovered yet.
Although Wikipedia still has not constructed his biography, there are other websites where people can read about him. As Bettes mostly stays active on twitter and facebook, his most recent activities can be found out.