Mike Harvey Biography
Mike Harvey is an American meteorologist who is working for WTAE-TV as the station’s Chief Meteorologist. Additionally, he supplies weekday early and late evening weather forecasts at 5, 5:30, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. for Pittsburgh’s Action News 4. Further, he has served the station for more than 10 years. Also, he has served in the broadcast meteorology industry for 2 and a half decades.
How Old is Mike Harvey?
Harvey manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 50s.
Mike Harvey Height / Measurements
Harvey is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Mike Harvey Partner/ Wife
Harvey exchanged vows with his wife, Karen. The couple has two children together; a son and a daughter. However, we will update information about his spouse once it’s available.
Mike Harvey Kids / Children
Harvey has two kids with his wife; a son and a daughter named Luke and Kyra. Even so, he manages to keep information regarding his kids away from the limelight. However, we will update this information about his children once it’s available.
Mike Harvey Family / Relatives
Harvey manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Even so, he was raised in the logging town of Roseburg, Oregon in the company of his family. Additionally, he has five siblings and he is the youngest one. On a side note, while he was in the 4th grade, his older brother slammed his finger into a door resulting in him losing the tip of his fingers.
Moreover, while growing up he attained three broken legs, a broken scapula, a broken ankle, a broken collar bone, a broken nose, two knee surgeries, torn rotator cuff, one Achilles tendon fracture, and many stitches. We will update this information once it’s available.
Mike Harvey Education
Upon completion of his high school education, Harvey went on to join Metropolitan State College in Denver. While there, he took a major in Aerospace Science. Further, he at Mississippi State University, and after completing his undergraduate studies, he became its alumnus with a degree in Meteorology. Additionally, while in college he learned to fly Cessna 152s.
Moreover, his initial job out of college was with Jeppesen–Sandersen Aerospace which he left to serve as a full-time rugby player. For 12 years, he played rugby and partook in many international matches. While in high school he played football and wore #88 which is coincidentally the number of his favorite player, Lynn Swann.
Mike Harvey Career
Harvey serves WTAE as the station’s Chief Meteorologist. Additionally, he supplies weekday early and late evening weather forecasts at 5, 5:30, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. for Pittsburgh’s Action News 4. Further, he has served the station for more than 10 years. Also, he has served in the broadcast meteorology industry for 2 and a half decades. Withal, he served as a navigator on an Ice Breaker with the United States Coast Guard.
Through his previous work experiences, he has gone to the tenacious drizzle of the Pacific Northwest, the deserts and monsoons of the Desert Southwest, and the humidity and hurricanes of the Southeast. Moreover, he serves as a member of the American Meteorological Society. He holds the Seal of Approval from the American Meteorological Society.
In addition, he attained the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) designation from the American Meteorological Society. On a side note, this is the foremost certification given by the organization. On top of this, he has been praised with various awards for his work as a television meteorologist. To boot, he serves as the chairman of WTAE’s Project Bundle-Up.
Also, he assisted set up the Mars Exploration Celebration and is chairman of the event. Aside from meteorology, he enjoys the films; Miracle, Old School, Rudy, Casino, Hang Over, Shawshank Redemption, Forrest Gump, and Slap Shot.
Harvey works with WTAE where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Mike Clark
- Janelle Hall
- Guy Junker
- Elena LaQuatra
- Ashley Dougherty
- Kasey Reigner
- Jeff Verszyla
- Brian Hutton Jr.
How Much Does Mike Harvey Earn?
Harvey receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
How Much is Mike Harvey Worth?
Through Harvey’s career as a chief meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Mike Harvey Facebook, Twitter
Harvey is active on his social media accounts. He has about 10K followers on his Facebook Page and about 1423 followers on his Twitter account.