Joe Furey Biography
Joe Furey is an American meteorologist. He is currently working at WTNH NEWS 8. He serves as the Co-Chief Meteorologist at WTNH and he is seen on air during the 5 pm to 6 pm news as well as the 11 pm news.
Furthermore, he also anchors the 8 pm to 10 pm news at WCTX. In October 2017, he joined the WTNH NEWS 8 team.
Joe Furey Age
Furey’s age is not known, he has disclosed his date of birth to the public. We will update this section as soon as the information is available.
Joe Furey Meteorologist
Furey a meteorologist who is serving at WTNH NEWS 8After some time he moved to The New England Weather Service in Hartford where he did daily weather forecasting to such clients as Northeast Utilities while serving as the director. His first job on Tv was at NEWS12 Connecticut whereby he served at many radio stations including WAVZ, WICC, and KC101. He later moved to Hartford.
Among his most-loved stories is when Dr. Mel put him in charge of setting up their big-brand new weather data recording station on the roof above the weather office at WCSU, as the weather is his favorite hobby. A few weeks later Hurricane Gloria turned up.
When the anemometer registered an 83 mph wind gust, they were all so happy, and, later on, the weather station flew past the window they were looking out of as well as smashed on the ground. This made Dr. Mel angry at him as he had forgotten to secure the roof.
Joe Furey Salary
Furey’s annual salary ranges between $60,000 to $79,000. He receives his income from his career as a meteorologist.
Joe Furey Net Worth
Furey has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million dollars.
Joe Furey Height
Joe stands tall at an average height and has a moderate body weight.
Joe Furey Family
Furey’s parents’ identity is unavailable and also it is not clear whether he has any siblings. He says it was probably his grandparents who inspired his love for weather. They came from Newfoundland, Canada, and would sleep with a window open during the winter.
His grandparents talked about icebergs that went by their house in St John’s, Newfoundland. They even had stories about times in winter when the snow was so deep and also drifted so the only way out of their house was from a second-floor window.
Joe Furey Wife
Furey is married to his wife Tracy Furey who works for WFSB. The couple is blessed with four daughters and a son known as Jake an 85 pound Golden/Husky Mix.
Joe Furey Education
Furey graduated from Villanova University and also Graduated in Meteorology at Western Connecticut State University. Then, he moved to become a Graduate Assistant/Teacher and eventually Assistant Director of the Western Connecticut State University Weather Center in Danbury under Dr. Mel Goldstein.