Kate Thornton Profile
Kate Thornton is an American meteorologist who is currently working at WSYR. She forecasts the weather on The Morning News each weekday morning, noon, and on Bridge Street on NewsChannel 9 Storm. In addition, she joined the NewsChannel 9 Storm Team in January 2014. For more than ten years, she has been forecasting the weather in upstate New York. She forecasts weather from tropical storms with flooding rains, tornadoes, blizzards, sunny stretches, and of course lake effect snow. Saugerties in the Mid-Hudson Valley is her native home and this is also where her love for weather began.
She attended the University at Albany where she graduated proudly with a bachelor’s in Meteorology and minors in Geography, Business, and obtaining a GIS certificate in 2009.
Later on, she attended the New School of Radio and Television where she completed the broadcast journalism program with top honors. Furthermore, her broadcasting career began at WICZ-TV Fox40 in Binghamton, New York where she served as the weekend meteorologist and as a weekday multimedia journalist.
During her leisure time, she can be found spending time with her friends and family, running, and also fuels her second passion, volleyball as a local coach.
Kate Thornton Age
Thornton was born on June 8 1987 in Saugerties, Mid-Hudson Valley. She is 34 years old as of 2021. Thornton celebrates her birthday on the 8th of June every year.
Quick Facts About Kate Thornton
|Full Name||Kate Thornton|
|Age||34 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Kate Thornton Height
Thornton stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Kate Thornton Family
Information regarding Thornton’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Kate Thornton Husband
Thornton is married to Erik who is a sports anchor and reporter. Together the couple has been blessed with two daughters called Elsie and Kendell Ann Columbia who were born on Monday, December 21, 2020weighing 7 pounds, 8 ounces. They are also parents to a rescue dog, a Shih Tzu named “Franzen.”
Kate Thornton Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WSYR, Thornton earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Kate Thornton Net Worth
Thornton has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a meteorologist.
Kate Thornton WSYR
At WSYR Thornton works alongside;
- Christie Casciano
- Nicole Sommavilla
- Carrie Lazarus
- Jim Teske
- John DiPasquale
- Lindsay Raychel
- Steve Infanti
- Mario Sacco
- Alex Sims