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Michael Estime Meteorologist | Biography
Michael Estime is an American meteorologist currently serving as an on-air host for the “FAST” weather service at FOX Weather. He joined FOX Weather in June 2022. Previously, he served as the weekend meteorologist at WJBK-TV in Detroit, Michigan. Prior to joining the WJBK Fox 2 News, he worked as a Weekend Meteorologist and weekday co-host of “Live on Lakeside” for four years in Cleveland at WKYC. He is an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist and holds a membership with the National Weather Association.
Michael Estime Education
Michael attended and graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology and a minor in Mathematics. During his time at CMU, he worked at MHTV News Central 34 and was awarded “Best Weathercaster” in 2006, 2007 & 2008.
Michael Estime Age and Birthday
How old is Michael? Michael is 38 years old as of 2023. He was born on May 6, 1985, in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America. His birthday is always celebrated on the 6th of May of every year. Michael’s zodiac birth sign is Taurus. ALSO READ: Mickey Ferguson
Michael Estime Nationality | Ethnicity
What Nationality is Michael Estime FOX 2 News? Estime holds American nationality and citizenship through birth. He was born and raised in the northern suburbs of Detroit, Michigan, United States. Estime belongs to the African-American heritage/ethnicity and heritage.
Michael Estime Height and Body Measurements
How tall is Michael on FOX 2 News? Estime stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m). He also maintains an average body weight of around 68 to 70 kilograms. However, information regarding his other body measurements is currently under review. Michael’s hair and eye color are black.
Michael Estime Family | Mother and Father
Michale was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan by his parents and grew up with his identical brother. However, information regarding his parents including his father and mother is currently under review. RELATED: Chynna Greene
Michael Estime Twin Brother
Estime has an identical twin brother by the name of David Estime. David is a businessman who currently owns and operates a business that is currently based in Chicago, Illinois.
Michael Estime Wife | Married
Is Michael on FOX 2 News Detroit Married? Estime is confidential when it comes to matters concerning his personal life. He has not yet updated his information regarding his marital status, fiance, or if he is in a relationship.
Michael Estime Gay
Information regarding Michael’s rumors of being is currently not confirmed. However, he is an advocate of the LGBTQ community and an ally who supports gay society. He was also requested by the American Cancer Society to raise cancer awareness in the LGBTQ community via Pride Campaign.
Michael Estime Salary
Estime working as a Meteorologist at WJBK Fox 2 News in Southfield, Michigan earns an estimated annual salary of $78,458. RELATED: Mark Charnock
Michael Estime Net Worth
Estime as an accomplished American meteorologist, weather anchor and forecaster has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Michael Estime FOX Weather
Where Is Michael Estime Now? Michael currently serves as an on-air host for the “FAST” weather service at FOX Weather after joining in June 2022. He engages viewers with his knowledgeable and engaging presentation of weather information.
Before joining FOX Weather, Estime spent two years at FOX-owned and operated station WJBK-TV in Detroit, Michigan. There, he served as the weekend meteorologist, diligently covering a wide range of weather events, including flooding, snowstorms, and various weather patterns. His comprehensive reporting provided valuable insights to the viewers and helped them stay informed about the local weather conditions. READ ALSO: Llarisa Abreu
From 2016 to 2020, Estime made his mark as the weekend meteorologist and weekday co-host of “Live on the Lakeside” at NBC affiliate WKYC-TV in Cleveland, Ohio. His time in Cleveland coincided with numerous lake-effect snowstorms, and he dedicated himself to delivering accurate forecasts and in-depth analysis of these weather phenomena. His contributions to the station’s weather coverage were invaluable and earned him recognition as a trusted meteorologist in the region.
Prior to his tenure in Cleveland, Estime worked as a meteorologist at ABC affiliate WTVQ-TV in Lexington, Kentucky. During his time there, he covered significant weather events such as snowstorms, flooding, and violent tornadoes. His dedication to delivering accurate and timely forecasts contributed to WTVQ-TV being recognized as the “Most Accurate Forecast in Central Kentucky” by WeatheRate, a testament to Estime’s professionalism and commitment to his craft.
Estime embarked on his broadcasting career as a meteorologist at NBC affiliate WGMT-TV in Macon, Georgia. It was there that he faced a defining moment when he helped viewers stay safe during a historic tornado outbreak in April 2011. His calm and informative reporting provided crucial updates and guidance to the community, demonstrating his dedication to serving and protecting the public through accurate weather forecasting.
Michael Estime Christmas Suit
On December 25, 2020, Michael wore a blue winter-themed suit when he was broadcasting the weather that day. Pictures of Michael’s suit are available on his Instagram account and on the internet.
Michael Estime and David Estime
David Estime is a professional businessman who currently runs his own Chicago-based business. He is also Michael’s identical twin. The two brothers share a very close bond. They also share the same date of birth and birthday
Michael Estime Instagram
Micahel is currently active and very popular on Instagram. As of 2022, he has garnered over $40,000 followers. He only uploads pictures of himself behind the scenes at FOX 2 Detroit and uses his social media to advocate for the rights of the LGBTQ community.