Tom Sorrells Biography
Tom Sorrells is an American Emmy Award-winning chief meteorologist working for News 6 WMKG. He forecasts 4 pm, 5 pm, 5:30 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm, and the 11 pm newscasts on weekdays.
Tom Sorrells Date of Birth / Birthday
Sorrells was born in Central Florida in 1975, he has not shared the date or month of birth. He is 47 years old as of 2022.
Tom Sorrells Measurements/Height
Sorrells stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Tom Sorrells Partner/ Wife
Sorrells is married but he has not shared the name of his wife. He prefers to keep family away from the limelight.
Tom Sorrells Relatives/ Family
Sorrells was born and raised in Central Florida, he has not disclosed information whether of his parents or siblings. His mother celebrated her birthday on May 21, 2021, when he posted a photo of her saying she is proud of her.
Tom Sorrells Schooling/Education
Sorrells attended Western Kentucky University to pursue his career. After he was through with his studies, he received his degree. He also joined Ohio State University to carry on with his education.
Tom Sorrells Profession
Sorrells is an Emmy Award-winning chief meteorologist at News 6 WMKG. He forecasts 4 pm, 5 pm, 5:30 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm, and the 11 pm newscasts on weekdays. He brings accurate weather reports and really concerned about people’s safety. Sorrells is much excited to work for his people, helping them to plan and stay safe from dangerous weather conditions.
He began a segment, “Talk Back to Tom,” during the Florida hurricanes of 2004. People from many different places called and got answers on how to swing with the dangerous storms and keep their families safe. He really helped many through that segment.
Throughout his career, he has covered major stories including coverage of Hurricane Jeanne, Frances, and Charley. He won an Emmy Award in 2002 that highlighted his ability to present and communicate weather forecasts in a way that people can easily understand and appreciate.
In 1995 while working in Ohio, he was honored with the Best Weather Operating Award by The Associated Press. His work career has taken him to many places including Myrtle Beach, Columbus, and Detroit. During his leisure time, he likes spending time with his family in beautiful Central Florida, and on a good day, he enjoys riding his motorcycle or taking time to go fishing.
Tom Sorrells Income
Sorrells receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Tom Sorrells Net Worth
Through Sorrells’s career as a meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Tom Sorrells Awards
Sorrells has done smart work that some organizations have recognized. He received an Emmy Award for meteorology talent in 2002 and the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for journalistic excellence after covering Hurricanes Jeanne, Frances, and Charley.
The Emmy Award he earned highlighted the ability he had to communicate and present weather forecasts in a way that people can easily understand and appreciate. In addition, he was honored with Best Weather Operating Award by The Associated Press in 1995 during his time working in Ohio. Furthermore, he acquired the American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval and the National Weather Association Seal of Approval for his personable and accurate weathercasts.
Tom Sorrells Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Sorrells is active on his social media accounts. He is active on his Facebook Page and has about 11,860 followers on his Twitter account, and around 2,340 followers on his Instagram account.