Kelly Cass was born on 27 November 1973, in the Poughkeepsie, New York State, USA, and is a meteorologist, best known for her work with The Weather Channel. She’s been a part of several shows of the network including “Day Planner”, “Weather Center Live”, and “AMHQ”, and been known to work with other Weather Channel personalities such as Mike Bettes, Stephanie Abrams and Jen Carfagno.
The Net Worth of a Meteorologist
How rich is Kelly Cass? As of early-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $5 million, mostly earned through success working as a broadcast meteorologist. She reportedly earns a current salary of over $100,000 annually, and as she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Finding Her Way to The Weather Channel
Kelly attended the Dutchess Community College to study communication, and would later complete her degree at Adelphi University, then went to Mississippi State University to get a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology. After completing her studies, she would start to work for WTZA-TV where she went on to become an associate producer, before joining The Weather Channel in 2000. Her popularity grew as she worked prominently as a forecaster and the host of popular network shows.
She has been serving as a forecaster for the program “America’s Morning Headquarters” or “AMHQ” since 2000, which showcases various morning weather conditions, as well as business matters and news from around the country. She is also a part of “Weather Center Live”, which is a weather news program that has various timeslots throughout the day, and is considered the flagship forecast program of the network. Another program that she was a part of was “Day Planner”, a late morning weather forecasting program that ran from 2003 until its final broadcast in 2013, and was primarily focused on weather on the West Coast and Middle America. Aside from the Weather Channel, she also does work for the network CTV.
Outside of the Studio
Aside from her work, she’s been known to be highly active and uses a lot of free time to play sports, including softball, tennis and soccer among. It is also known that she took Tae Kwon Do while staying in Korea, and was able to attain a red belt. Thanks to her work, she’s been awarded the Certificate of International Study, AMS Seal of Approval, and the NWA Seal of Approval. She also won a New York State Broadcasting Award for “Best Storm Coverage”, when she did a report on the blizzard of 1993.
She also mentioned that she enjoys the winter season, as she is able to wear her favorite coats and sweaters. She spends a lot of time with her family, and enjoys a good bowl of hot soup with grilled cheese. She also drinks a lot of hot cocoa with many marshmallows.
Is Kelly Cass Married?
Kelly Cass is married to Chris Bee, and they live together with their three children in New York. She does not talk about her marriage or family life often, as she likes to keep much of it private. According to reports, Bee works as an Area Sales Representative for Dennison Trailers-South East. Prior to that, he worked as a part of Ambassador Life Trucks, for which he was the business development and customer support manager of the company.
Kelly Cass on Instagram – Social Media
Like numerous other meteorologists on television, Kelly maintains a connection to fans and various media outlets through social media. She has a Twitter account which promotes a lot of work from The Weather Channel, including her work with “AMHQ”, and so also uses her Twitter account to update people on the latest weather events. Recently, there has been record cold temperatures in Oklahoma and Arkansas, that she quickly reported.
She also has a Facebook page which she updates regularly, which reveals that she has four siblings, and posted a picture of them together on her page. She also updates on work, posts pictures behind the scenes, and promotes her recent as well as upcoming programs. A lot of videos of Kelly can also be seen on these websites, and videos of her are available through the website YouTube. Numerous fans post videos of her to support or appreciate her physical appearance. The Weather Channel also posts videos of recent segments or promotions which at times feature Cass on them.