Jacqui Jeras Biography
Jacqui Jeras is an American award-winning meteorologist working for The Weather Channel serving as an On-Camera Meteorologist. She joined the station full-time in April of 2019.
Jacqui Jeras Education
Jeras graduated from Iowa State University. In 2006, she was awarded “Outstanding Young Alumnus” from her Alma Mater. She also has a Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Jacqui Jeras Career
Jeras is a meteorologist who has experience working at both the national and local levels. She prepares and forecasts weekday afternoons on Weather Center Live and also reports from the field. She is also a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist, a distinction she attained through the American Meteorological Society. Additionally, she holds a Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association where she has served as a Councilor and Recertification Chair.
Jeras had also worked for other stations prior to joining The Weather Channel. For instance, she previously worked for the ABC affiliate in Washington, D.C. where she served as the morning meteorologist. Before ABC, she had spent more than ten years working for CNN enclosing every weather extreme including tornado outbreaks and hurricanes. She went to Joplin, Missouri following the EF5 tornado in 2011. She has also managed to win several awards including a Peabody Award along with her team for their coverage of Hurricane Katrina and the Gulf Oil Spill. Additionally, she won the Mark Trail award for the promotion and safety of NOAA Weather Radio. Before moving to CNN, she had worked for WEHT-TV in Evansville, IN, KCAU-TV in Sioux City, IA, and WHO-TV in Des Moines.
Jeras started loving the weather ever since she was growing up in the Midwest with roots in Wisconsin and Minnesota. She was captivated by the snowstorm and all types of weather in general. Whenever she is not working, she enjoys biking, running, spending time with her family, as well as hiking.
Jacqui Jeras The Weather Channel
Jeras is currently working at The Weather Channel where she works alongside other famous The Weather Channel anchors and reporters including;
- Stephanie Abrams
- Mike Bettes
- Jim Cantore
- Jen Carfagno
- Kelly Cass
- Dr. Rick Knabb
- Dave Malkoff
- Stu Ostro
- Alex Wilson
- Reynolds Wolf
- Tevin Wooten
Jacqui Jeras Age
Jeras was born in 1970 in Plymouth, Michigan. She is therefore 58 years old as of 2021.
Jacqui Jeras Height
Jeras stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Jacqui Jeras Family
Jeras has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Jeras has any siblings.
Jacqui Jeras Husband
Jeras is happily married to Mike for many years now. Mike is a pilot who graduated from Iowa State University with an Aerospace Engineering degree. The couple is blessed with two children; a daughter Aurora and a son Ashton. The former CNN weatherperson lives with her husband and children in Atlanta.
Jacqui Jeras Salary
Jeras earns an annual salary ranging from $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Jacqui Jeras Net Worth
Jeras has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a meteorologist.