Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Biography
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz is a skilled American journalist and meteorologist. He works as a meteorologist at NBC10’s First Alert weather team in Philadelphia. Glenn forecasts on weekdays during the 11 a.m., and 5 p.m. newscasts
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Age
He was born in 1952, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. Hurricane Schwartz is 69 years old as of 2021.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Education
He attended and graduated from Penn State in 1972 and earned a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Family
Hurricane Schwartz was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he is one of two children, his father is known as Morris, an architect, and his mother Miriam Schwartz. His mother died in 2012 and his father also died in May of 2019. His sister Debbie Cohen as well passed on in 1996 due to meningitis and left behind two children.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Wife
Glenn is happily married to his wife Christie Wood. They met on Match.com and married without a ring or license. The couple currently lives in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Children
He has not revealed whether he has children as he likes to keep his personal life private.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Height
“Hurricane” Schwartz stands on an average height of 5 Ft 9 inches.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Career
A native of Philadelphia, he has bed covering the Greater Philadelphia area for over 25 years. His passion is to deliver accurate and reliable forecasts to viewers. Glenn memorable reporting includes his live coverage during Hurricane Floyd, the Blizzard of 1996, and Superstorm Sandy
He was nicknamed “Hurricane,” after a colleague saw footage of him being blown around in a storm. the nickname stuck and he has been known as “Hurricane” ever since. Furthermore, he was the first “storm chaser”
He attended and graduated from Penn State in 1972 and earned a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology. On his first day of work, he covered Hurricane Andrew from Fort Myers, Florida.
Glenn loves and enjoys being a meteorologist in the Greater Philadelphia area. “Weather changes all the time. We get all types of weather too. It’s always a challenge,” said Glenn. He enjoys softball, swimming, and racquetball when he is not working.
Glenn published his first fictional novel “The Weathermaker.” in 2020. In addition, he is also co-author of the award-winning “Philadelphia Area Weather Book” and was inducted into the Philadelphia Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame. He lives in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Sherry.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz Net Worth
“Hurricane” Schwartz has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz’s Social Media Platforms
He is very active in all social media accounts and he is often seen posting on his platforms. He has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.
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