Mike Woods Biography
Mike Woods is an American weekend meteorologist and “Good Day New York” feature reporter. He has been working at FOX 5 NY since joining the team in June 2001. Woods became the morning meteorologist for “Good Day” in October 2003. Woods graduated with a degree in rhetoric and communication, with an emphasis on atmospheric science, from the University of California San Diego.
Mike Woods Career
He has covered several major weather events in the tri-state area, including blizzards, Nor’ Easters, hurricanes and heatwaves. Most recently, he spent nearly 72 hours on-air covering Hurricane Irene. He is originally from Sacramento, Calif., but has lived in a variety of different cities around the country since 1993.
Woods’ first job on the air was in Eastern North Carolina, where he worked as the morning and noon weather anchor from 1993 to 1996. He covered several hurricanes, including Bertha and Fran in 1996 while in North Carolina. Prior to heading to New York, He provided the arid forecasts in the deserts of Phoenix from 1996 to 2001.
He holds a degree in Rhetoric and Communications, with an emphasis on atmospheric science, from U.C. Davis. An AMS seal holder, He received an Emmy nomination for best weather forecast by the NATAS and in 2009, McDonald’s presented him with the Black Media Legends award. He is as well a Patron of the Fox News Apprentice Program, which is a diversity program that assists students and young professionals interested in pursuing a career in broadcasting and journalism.
He is an active member and supporter of 100 Black Men Inc of New York and its Eagle Academy, The Ronald McDonald House, Housing Works, AYUDA for the Arts, and Big Brothers Big Sisters. An accomplished triathlete, he likes working out, skiing, and any activity involving physical fitness. He has been featured in Muscle and Fitness magazine in the “Real People” column.
Mike Woods Age
He was born on January 28, 1968, in Sacramento, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday on January 28 every year. Woods is 55 years old.
Mike Woods Height
Woods stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 8 inches.
Mike Woods Parents
Woods was born of Ed (Father) and a Mysterious mother, in 1968, he has not shared whether he has siblings or not.
Mike Woods Wife
Woods is not married yet but is dating his long-term partner, Ines Rosales who is known as a morning Traffic anchor of fox 5 news channel.
Mike Woods Gay
It is not known whether he’s gay or not but the information will be updated soon.
Mike Woods Net Worth
Woods has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 1 million – $5 million.
Mike Woods Salary
Woods earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.
Mike Woods Prostate Cancer
Mike was diagnosed with Prostate cancer in 2021, he underwent a lower back surgery operation known as microdiscectomy to rid him of cancer and it was successful.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Mike Woods.
|Who is Woods?||He is an American weekend meteorologist and feature reporter|
|Age||53 years old as of 2021|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Salary||$40,000 – $110,500|
|Net Worth||$ 1 million – $5 million|