Jacqui Jeras Bio, Wiki
Jacqui Jeras is an award-winning, veteran on-camera meteorologist working for The Weather Channel in Atlanta, Georgia, serving as a Meteorologist and storm chaser. She has been working with this station since 2016.
Jacqui Jeras Age
Jeras is 53 years old as of 2023. She was born in in Plymouth, Michigan, United States in 1970.
Jacqui Jeras Height/Measurements
Jeras stands approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1. 7) and weighs around 67 kg.
Jacqui Jeras Education
For her education, Jacqui attended Iowa State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in communications. She also acquired a Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Jacqui Jeras Career
Jeras works for The Weather Channel in Atlanta, Georgia, as a Meteorologist and storm chaser. Her work is to prepare and forecast weekday afternoons on STORM CENTER and also reports from the field. She started in 2016 at The Weather Channel as a freelancer. Jacqui joined the network full-time in April of 2019. She has experience working at both the local and national levels.
Prior to joining The Weather Channel, she served as the morning meteorologist in Washington, D.C., the ABC affiliate. Before that, Jacqui worked at CNN for over 10 years covering every weather extreme including hurricanes and tornado outbreaks. In 2011, she spent a week in Joplin, Missouri following the EF5 tornado. Jacqui received a Peabody award along with her team for their coverage of the Gulf Oil Spill and Hurricane Katrina. In addition, she earned the Mark Trail Award for the promotion and safety of NOAA Weather Radio. Before CNN, she worked at WEHT-TV in Evansville, IN, WHO-TV in Des Moines, and at KCAU-TV in Sioux City, IA.
Jacqui is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist, a distinction she acquired through the American Meteorological Society. She also holds a Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association where she has served as a Recertification Chair and Councilor. Jacqui presently mentors students. She graduated from Iowa State University and in 2006, she was honored with “Outstanding Young Alumnus” from her Alma Mater. She also acquired a Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Jacqui was raised in the Midwest with roots in Wisconsin and Minnesota where she became fascinated with all types of weather, but of course, loves a good snowstorm the most! When not working, she enjoys biking, hiking, running, and spending time with her family. Her pilot hubby shares her love for the weather. They have two kids and named their daughter Aurora after the Northern Lights (aka Aurora Borealis).
Jacqui Jeras Net Worth
In Jacqui’s career as a meteorologist, she was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million and $ 5 million
How Much Does Jacqui Jeras Earn?
Jacqui acquires annual earnings that range between $ 100, 658, and $ 217, 545.
Jacqui Jeras Parents and Siblings
Jeras was raised in the Midwest with roots in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Growing up, her hardworking parents offered her the best upbringing possible. Besides this, the renowned meteorologist has not provided any further information about her father, mother, or siblings if she has any.
Jacqui Jeras Husband
Jeras is married to Mike, a pilot. The duo exchanged their marriage vows in 1993 which means they have been together for three decades. The twosome met while in college.
Jacqui Jeras Kids
She and her husband are proud parents of two children namely Aurora and Ashton. Aurora was named after the Northern Lights (aka Aurora Borealis).
Jacqui Jeras The Weather Channel
Jeras works at The Weather Channel, where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;
- Stephanie Abrams
- Mike Bettes
- Jim Cantore
- Jen Carfagno
- Dr. Rick Knabb
- Dave Malkoff
- Stu Ostro
- Tevin Wooten
- Alex Wilson
- Kelly Cass
Jacqui Jeras Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Jeras is vocal on her social media accounts, where she posts often. On her Twitter account, she has about 20.7K Followers 18K followers on her Facebook page, and 19.3K Followers, on her Instagram account.