Sue Palka Bio, Wiki
Sue Palka is an American Emmy-Award-Winning Meteorologist working for FOX 5 in DC where she has been forecasting the weather since the year 1985. There she forecasts the weather at 5, 6, 9, and 11 p.m. Prior to joining FOX 5, she was working for WTVR located in Richmond.
Sue Palka Age
Palka was born in the year 1950 in Pennsylvania, United States. She is 71 years old as of 2021.
Sue Palka Heights
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Sue Palka Education
Palka happens to have been home-schooled before she later joined Edinboro State COllege in order to pursue a teaching degree where she obtained a degree in Education and Sciences.
Sue Palka Work Experience
Palka works with the FOX5 team where she is serving the station as a Meteorologist forecasting the weather at 5, 6, 9, and 11 p.m. She counts it a privilege to be working, living, and forecasting the weather in the nation’s capital. Throughout her tenure as a meteorologist, she has been able to cover hurricanes on the ground in addition to the air inside the famed Hurricane Hunter’s aircraft. Additionally, she has been able to track tornadoes and witnessed the total eclipse of the sun in Curacao.
In addition, she adds Derechos, the polar vortex, and earthquakes to the things she has been able to cover. During her career, she has had countless live shots which include paddle-boating in the Tidal Basin, riding in a hot air balloon, the Presidential Lighting of the National Christmas Tree, and for a few years the Halloween at her house when her girls were younger. Additionally, in her broadcasting career, she states that the best part of her job is getting to meet the viewers face to face. She counts it a privilege to be a six-time Emmy-Award-Winning weather forecaster.
Spending over three decades at FOX 5 News, she states that people have grown up watching her. She states that this is the greatest reward of all and she is far beyond grateful. Away from work, she enjoys visiting theatre vibrant scenes, traveling, enjoying a meal at one of the many amazing restaurants in the region, going to Nats games, hiking, and biking.
Sue Palka FOX 5
Palka works with FOX 5 where she works alongside fellow FOX 5 reporters, anchors, and meteorologists such as:
- Jim Lokay
- Marina Marraco
- Wisdom Martin
- Marissa Mitchell
- Holly Morris
- Shirin Rajaee
- Jeannette Reyes
- Caitlin Roth
- Mike Thomas
- Gwen Tolbart
- Maureen Umeh
Sue Palka Net Worth
In Palka’s career as a Meteorologist, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Sue Palka Salary
She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Sue Palka Family
She was born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania, and while growing up, her parents would take her to visit her aunt, uncle, and cousins in the D.C. area. Their parents would often tell them that schools often closed because of at least 2 inches of snow, and then they would get quite a kick out of it from a snow belt city that was averaging over 100 inches of snow a season.
Even in her wildest dreams she never thought she would one day be expected to forecast the same school closing because of the 2 inches of snow for the people.
Sue Palka Husband/ Spouse
She is married to her husband, Joe. However, she shares no more information in regards to her husband, and or how, where, and when they met or tied knots. We will update this information once t’s available to the public.
Sue Palka Children
Together, the duo counts it a blessing to have welcomed their first daughter Elizabeth on the 15th of February. Later on in the year 1989, they were joyed to welcome their second daughter Nora who was born in the year 1989 and counts it a privilege to have welcomed their first granddaughter, Anastacia in the year 2017, who stole her heart. She is also a grandmother to Vincent.
Sue Palka Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 21,595 followers, around 15,000 followers on her Facebook page, and 3,565 followers on her Instagram account.