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Paul Dellegatto Biography
Paul Dellegatto is a skilled American chief meteorologist currently working at FOX 13. You can catch him on weekdays on FOX 13 News from 4 p.m. to midnight. He leads a staff of five meteorologists who have all been certified by the American Meteorological Society.
Paul Dellegatto Age
He was born on August 3, 1960, in the United States. He is 62 years old as of 2022. Dellegatto celebrates his birthday on August 3 every year.
Paul Dellegatto Education
Dellegatto attended one of the most prestigious meteorology schools in the country, Lyndon State College in Vermont. He attended and graduated from the University of Rhode Island where he earned a degree in Meteorology, Geography, and Marine Affairs.
Paul Dellegatto Family
Dellegatto was born and raised in Natick, Massachusetts, and is the son of Antonio Lawrence who fought in world war 2 and Korea and honorable served his country, and his mother was known as Rita.
Paul Dellegatto Wife
Dellegatto is happily married to Mary Ann, a real estate professional who works in real estate in the Tampa Bay Area. The couple has three daughters namely, Rachel, Caitlyn, and Lindsey.
Paul Dellegatto Children
Dellegatto and his wife Mary Ann are blessed with three beautiful children namely, Rachel, Caitlyn, and Lindsey.
Paul Dellegatto Height|Weight
He stands on an average height of 5 Feet 9 inches and weighs about 756kgs
Paul Dellegatto Career
Dellegatto was born and raised in Natick, Massachusetts, he attended one of the most prestigious meteorology schools in the country, Lyndon State College in Vermont. He attended and graduated from the University of Rhode Island where he earned a degree in Meteorology, Geography, and Marine Affairs.
He started his career in meteorology preparing weather forecasts for clients of a private weather company in Ithaca, New York. Later, he took a similar position outside of Boston with Weather Services Corporation, one of the nation’s top private forecasting companies, where he helped develop USA Today’s familiar color weather page.
Additionally, some of the clients he provided meteorological information for included the Boston Red Sox, more than 50 radio stations across the country, and public works departments across the northeast.
Paul Dellegatto FOX 13
He became a Meteorologist for WGME-TV in Portland, Maine in 1984. In addition, he then went on to become the Chief Meteorologist at WXII-TV in Winston Salem, North Carolina, where he stayed for four years. He has been working at WTVT since 1990 and became the chief meteorologist when legendary meteorologist Roy Leep retired in 1997.
Dellegatto is the longest-serving chief meteorologist on Tampa Bay television. Furthermore, he has continued WTVT’s legacy of being a weather pioneer and one of the top television weather departments in the country. He was the first meteorologist in the country to show the various spaghetti models that illustrate the complexity of tracking tropical systems.
He still remains to be a weather innovator under his leadership by adding ultra-high resolution satellite pictures utilizing McIDAS HD for FOX 13 WTVT is the only station in the country that receives satellite pictures directly from space via its earth tracking station. Dellegatto spends his leisure time visiting schools and civic groups and talking about the fascinating science of meteorology.
Paul Dellegatto Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging from $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Paul Dellegatto Net Worth
Dellegatto has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars
Paul Dellegatto’s Social Media Platforms
He has over 64k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.