Janice Huff Biography
Janice Huff is an American chief meteorologist for WNBC in New York City. She was born on September 1, 1960, in New York City, New York, United States.
At an early age, Janice moved to her grandparents’ house in Columbia, South Carolina, and graduated from Eau Claire High School with honors, where Janice was a member of the National Honor Society, Secretary of the Student Council, Varsity Cheerleader, and Miss Shamrock 1978.
Janice graduated from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida with a major in meteorology. While at FSU, she joined Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. From 1982 to 1983, Janice was a weekend meteorologist at WTVC, Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Janice Huff Age
Huff was born on September 1, 1960, in New York, New York, United States.
Janice Huff Career
In 1982–83, Huff was a weekend meteorologist at WTVC, the ABC affiliate in Chattanooga, Tennessee. In 1983, Huff was a meteorologist/science reporter at WRBL, Columbus, GA.
In the year 1985, Huff received the American Meteorological Society’s Seal of Approval for Television Weathercasting. In 1987, Huff began work as an on-air meteorologist at KSDK, St. Louis, Missouri, as well as covered the Crystal Apple awards there.
In April 1991, Huff went on to the NBC affiliate, KRON in San Francisco where she was an on-air meteorologist and hosted “Bay Area’s Best Bets.” While at KRON, Janice was also named a “Clean Air Hero” by the American Lung Association for her work in promoting cleaner air as well as healthier lungs.
In 1992, she introduced the nationally syndicated “Weather School” program to the Bay Area, which promotes science education with an emphasis on meteorology.
In January 1995, Huff joined WNBC as the weekend meteorologist for “Today in New York,” “News Channel 4” at 6 as well as 11 p.m. In 2001 Huff added “Live at Five” to her duties. Huff is the host of “Wednesday’s Child,” a weekly adoption feature that airs Wednesdays during “News 4 You” as well as again on “Sunday Today in New York.”
In 1995, Huff became a Meteorologist on Weekend Today for 8 years she appeared on Saturdays and Sundays, switching back and forth from time to time, switching to only Sundays in the year 2009. She left “Weekend Today” on April 30, 2012, after sixteen years.
From 1997 to 1998, Huff hosted a short-lived lottery game show called NY Wired, with emphasis on supporting computer labs for schools based on the money won. In the second season, Cheryl Washington replaced Huff as emcee.
Janice Huff Salary
Huff receives an annual salary ranging between $130,000 to $228,488 dollars.
Janice Huff Net Worth
Huff has a net worth of $6 million. Which she accumulated from her professional career as a chief meteorologist for WNBC in New York City.
Janice Huff Height and Weight
Huff has an average height and a moderate body weight.
Janice Huff Parents
Janice was born and raised in New York City, New York. At an early age, Janice moved to her grandparents’ house in Columbia, South Carolina. More details about Her parents and siblings are not available.
Janice Huff Husband
Huff is happily married to her husband Warren Dowdy. The couple married way back in a wedding ceremony on December 25, the year 1996, on Christmas day. Only attended by the couple’s close family as well as friends attended the wedding. She is currently married and resides in Denville Township, New Jersey.