Jacob Durham Profile
Jacob Durham is an American Meteorologist working for KPLC-TV in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He is thrilled to work with the KPLC team.
Jacob Durham Career
Durham serves at KPLC forecasting weather at KPLC 7News every weekend. When Durham was a child, he was at the beach with his family and experienced his first taste of severe weather. That was the day he became interested in the weather. Jacob used to spend his afternoons watching Chief Meteorologist Brad Panovich of WCNC, as well as Chief Meteorologist Eric Thomas of WBTV, to learn more about the weather.
In May 2019, Durham graduated with a minor in Math and a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. There, he was a member of the UNC Charlotte weather team, and he did the UNC Charlotte news’ weekly broadcasts. Also, he was a UNC Charlotte STORM meteorology club member, which took part in community events on campus.
Durham got the chance to intern with Meteorologist Leigh Brock at WBTV throughout his college career. The meteorologist helped demonstrate the various tasks a meteorologist must perform during a workday. He had the privilege of practicing with the green screen and viewing newscasts, as well as creating several shows to assist portray the weather narrative appropriately. Interning at the station he grew up watching was his dream come true.
His fascination with the weather grew over the harsh weather and winter storms in North Carolina. Therefore, he is looking forward to staying in the south and relocating to Southwest Louisiana, where he will be able to keep the public informed about both severe tropical and weather.
During his leisure, he enjoys spending time with loved ones (friends and family), as well as fishing and golfing. Also, he loves exploring Southwest Louisiana and learning about the history and culture of the area.
Quick Facts About Jacob Durham
|Full Name||Jacob Durham|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Jacob Durham Age
Durham was born in Salisbury, North Carolina. His age is unknown for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Durham is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30s.
Jacob Durham Height
Durham stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Jacob Durham Family/ Parents
Durham spent all of his youth and childhood in Salisbury, North Carolina, where he was active in his community and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Information regarding Durham’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, there will be an update as soon as it is available.
Jacob Durham Wife/ Married
Information about Durham’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Durham is engaged to someone or whether he is married. Also, there is no information regarding him having any children.
Jacob Durham Salary
Being one of the top journalists for KPLC, Durham earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Jacob Durham’s Net Worth
Durham has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.
Jacob Durham KPLC
At KPLC Durham works alongside
- Agnes DeRouen
- Wade Hampton
- Ben Terry
- Zach Nunez
- Cynthia Arceneaux
- Brady Renard
- Marcello Cuadra
- Rhonda Kitchens
- Jillian Corder
- John Bridges