Allison Chinchar Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Kids, CNN, Salary

Allison Chinchar Biography

Allison Chinchar is an American meteorologist working for HLN Weekend Express, CNN’s ‘New Day Weekend’, and CNN International. As a meteorologist, she is a member of the American Meteorological Society, the National Weather Association, and the International Association of Broadcast Meteorology.

Allison Chinchar Age

She was born on April 9, 1984, in Mansfield, Ohio, United States of America.

Allison Chinchar Height

Allison stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Allison Chinchar Education

Chinchar graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science and Meteorology from The Ohio State University.

Allison Chinchar Parents

She hasn’t revealed any information about her parents.

Allison Chinchar Siblings

No information about her siblings is available.

Allison Chinchar Husband

Chinchar is married to Michael Bettes, they got married in 2012. Mike was previously in a relationship with his co-host, Stephanie Abrams whom he worked with at The Weather Channel. The two broke up but the reasons for their separation remain unclear.

Michael is also a meteorologist who hosts Weather Underground on The Weather Channel. He joined the station in 2013 and has covered nearly every extreme weather event. He covered the Joplin, Missouri tornado in 2011 and the El Reno, Oklahoma tornado in 2013. He reported live from Florida as Hurricane Ivan struck in 2004. He spent a week along the Mississippi Coast during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. In 2008, he personally recorded a 101mph wind as Hurricane Ike hit Texas.

Allison Chinchar Children

Allison and her husband have a son known as Landen Benjamin Bettes who was born in January 2015.


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Allison Chinchar CNN

Allison Chinchar is a meteorologist for CNN and HLN. She joined the network in June 2015. She appears regularly on CNN’s ‘New Day Weekend’ and HLN’s ‘Weekend Express’, as well as CNN International programs.

She is a former weekend meteorologist for WXIA-TV in Atlanta. She began her career at Buckeye TV where she produced and hosted weather conditions. She later joined WTVC-TV News Channel9 in March 2008 where he was the weekend evening meteorologist. In January 2011 she joined WKRN-TV as a weekend evening meteorologist.

During her tenure as a meteorologist, she has covered hurricanes, blizzards, flooding events and wildfires.  She covered the Super Tornado Outbreak of April 2011 when over 350 tornadoes hit the Southeastern United States in just four days, with over 200 of those on April 27th alone and  has also covered volcanoes, earthquakes and other natural disasters

Allison Chinchar Salary

She earns an estimated annual base salary of $92,460.

Allison Chinchar Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.

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