Mike Buresh Biography
Mike Buresh is a renowned American journalist and meteorologist currently serving as the Chief Meteorologist on Action News at WJAX-TV/WFOX-TV in Jacksonville, Florida. He broadcasts the weather on all evening newscasts at 5 p.m, 5:30 p.m, 6 p.m, and 11 p.m. His passion for weather developed at a very young age while growing up in rural Iowa. He is an active member of the Jacksonville Salvation Army Advisory Board.
Mike Buresh Age
Mike Buresh was born on June 6, 1964, in Iowa, United States of America. He is 59 years old.
Mike Buresh Height
Buresh is 5 feet 7 inches tall (Approx. 1.7 m).
Mike Buresh Family
Mike was born and raised in rural Iowa by his hardworking and supportive parents. When he was in second grade, his mom said he was always looking at the sky and drawing weather maps. However, more details regarding his parents and/or siblings are not available yet.
Mike Buresh Wife
He has been married to his lovely wife, Pierre Burelle since April 1996. The pair share two exquisite daughters. Moreover, the family has a dog called Opie.
Mike Buresh Education
He attended the University of Oklahoma where he graduated with a degree in Meteorology. Mike also chased storms and was employed by the National Weather Service while in college. Moreover, he earned the American Meteorological Society’s “Seal of Approval and became a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist.
Mike Buresh Salary
He receives a desirable salary of $67,421 per year. This is according to WJAX-TV meteorologists’ salaries.
Mike Buresh’s Net Worth
Mike has stockpiled a decent wealth over the years and has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Mike Buresh Career
Mike is currently serving as the Chief Meteorologist on Action News at WJAX-TV/WFOX-TV in Jacksonville, Florida. He broadcasts the weather on all evening newscasts at 5 p.m, 5:30 p.m, 6 p.m, and 11 p.m. His passion for weather developed at a very young age while growing up in rural Iowa. He is an active member of the Jacksonville Salvation Army Advisory Board.
Furthermore, Mike has traveled to Australia, Asia, Central, and South America, the Galapagos Islands, and three times to Africa. He commenced his television meteorology career at WHO-TV based in Des Moines, Iowa. Later, Mike served at WKRC-TV in Cincinnati, Ohio prior to moving to Northeast Florida.
He effectively tracks and informs viewers about waterspouts, and tornadoes, floods. Moreover, Mike has covered numerous local tropical cyclones such as hurricanes Matthew, Michael, Irma, Bonnie, Andrea, Frances, Jeanne, and Charley among others.