Paul Dellegatto Biography
Paul Dellegatto is an American chief meteorologist working for FOX 13 WTVT in Tampa Bay, Florida. He joined the station in January 1990. Previously he worked at WXII in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Paul Dellegatto Date of Birth / Birthday
He is 62 years old as of 2022. Dellegatto was born on August 3, 1960, in Natick, Massachusetts. He celebrates his birthday on August 3 every year.
Paul Dellegatto Measurements/Height
He is of an average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Paul Dellegatto Partner/Wife
Dellegatto is married to his better half Mary Ann Dellegatto. The couple resides in Tampa, Florida.
Paul Dellegatto Kids/Children
Dellegatto and Mary Ann are proud parents of three children, Lindsey Dellegatto, Rachel Dellegatto, and Caitlyn Dellegatto who celebrates her birthday on February 28 every year.
Paul Dellegatto Relatives/ Family
Dellegatto was born and raised in Natick, Massachusetts. He manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether or not he has any siblings. We will update this information once it’s available to the public
Paul Dellegatto Schooling/Education
After completing his high school education and earning his High School Diploma in General Education, he had to further his education. He joined the most prestigious meteorology school in the country, Lyndon State College in Vermont where he did Meteorology and graduated in 1980. From there, he also joined the Meteorology, Geography and Marine Affairs, and Speech Communications.
Paul Dellegatto Profession
Dellegatto is a chief meteorologist at FOX 13 in Tampa, Florida. He forecasts on weekdays on FOX 13 News from 4 p.m. to midnight. Dellegatto has a group of five meteorologists that he leads and they are certified by the American Meteorological Society. Prior to joining the FOX 13 weather team, he worked in Winston-Salem, North Carolina at WXII. While there, he served the station as the chief meteorologist for four years.
His career in Ithaca, New York preparing weather forecasts for clients of a private weather company. After a period of time, he landed a similar position outside of Boston, one of the nation’s top private forecasting companies, Weather Services Corporation. He helped develop USA Today’s familiar color weather page. Dellegatto provided meteorological information for clients like public works departments across the northeast, more than 50 radio stations across the country, and the Boston Red Sox.
Dellegatto also worked for WGME-TV in Portland, Maine. He joined in 1984 and worked as a Meteorologist. He became the chief meteorologist in 1997 when legendary meteorologist Roy Leep retired. Dellegatto is the longest-tenured chief meteorologist on Tampa Bay television. He is one of the top television weather departments in the country and has continued WTVT’s legacy of being a weather pioneer. In addition, he was the first meteorologist to show the various spaghetti models that illustrate the complexity of tracking tropical systems in the country.
Under his leadership, FOX 13 continued to be a weather innovator. He adds ultra-high resolution satellite pictures utilizing McIDAS HD. FOX 13 WTVT receives satellite pictures directly from space via its earth tracking station and that has made it the only station in the country. Tropical meteorology and severe weather are his weather passion which serves his viewers well. During his leisure time, he likes visiting civic groups and school to talk about the fascinating science of meteorology.
Paul Dellegatto Income
Dellegatto receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Paul Dellegatto Net Worth
Through Dellegatto’s career as a Chief meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $1.5 Million.
Paul Dellegatto Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Dellegatto is active on his social media accounts. He has about 470K followers on his Facebook Page, about 72.7K followers on his Twitter account, and around 7,481 followers on his Instagram account.