Pete Grigsby KMBC, Bio, Age, Dad, Wife, Kansas City, Family, Meteorologist, Salary and Net Worth

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Pete Grigsby Biography | Wikipedia

Pete Grigsby is an American broadcast Meteorologist currently serving as a weather forecaster for the KMBC 9 First Alert Weather Team in Kansas City. He has been delivering various weather reports for the station for almost two decades now. Previously, Pete worked as a meteorologist for several media stations in Indiana, Kentucky and Virginia. He is also the director of BSSD Media and works as a part-time high school instructor.

Pete Grigsby Education

Grigsby finished his high school education at a local high school in Kentucky. He used to play high school basketball where he scored more than 2000 points. Pete then graduated with a BA in broadcast journalism and communications from Brigham Young University. He also received a Meteorological Degree from Western Kentucky University.

Pete Grigsby Age

How old is Pete? Grisby was born in Kentucky, USA. However, information regarding his exact date of birth and birthday is still under review. Nevertheless, more information about Pete’s age will be updated once it is confirmed available. ALSO READ: Katie Horner 

Pete Grigsby Nationality | Ethnicity

Grigsby holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He grew up in the suburbs of Kentucky, United States in an all-American family setup. Thus, he is of white ethnicity/heritage and ancestry.

Pete Grigsby Height

How tall is Pete? Grigsby stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.83). His exact weight and other body measurements are still under review. Nevertheless, Grigsby has incredible black hair and a pair of stunning dark brown eyes.

Pete Grigsby Dad | Parents

Grigsby was born and raised in the northern suburbs of Kentucky, United States as the only son in a family of two daughters. He grew up as the son of Frances Grigsby (mother) and Bill Grigsby (father). His youngest sister is known as Geri. Pete’s parents tied the knot back in 1949. His father was a well-known Sportscaster who was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Pete’s father Bill was born in 1922 but died in 2011 in Parkville, Missouri.

Pete Grigsby Wife | Wedding

Is Pete Married? Grigsby is currently married to his lovely wife, Michelle. The two love birds met at a friend’s event and build a strong friendship that would later blossom into a wonderful relationship. Grigsby proposed to Michelle and they got married in a white-themed wedding ceremony that was held in Missouri. Pete and his wife are now blessed with two children named Pete IV and Nyla. Grigsby resides in Missouri with his family.

Pete Grigsby Salary

Grigsby working as a weather forecaster and weekday meteorologist for KMBC 9 News in Kentucky, earns an annual salary ranging from $50,000 to $98,000 per year.

Pete Grigsby Leaving KMBC Channel 9 in Kansas City | Back On KMBC

Grigsby joined the KMBC 9 News in Kansas City as a weather reporter back in 1990. Therefore, he has been working for the Channel 9 First Alert Weather Team for the past 25 years now. Pete first began his career on Television by working as an intern for various stations in Missouri while he was still in college. He was then hired as a full-time meteorologist for WTKR CBS news in Norfolk, Virginia where he worked for two years.

Grigsby also worked as a weather reporter and anchor for WEVV TV in Evansville, Indiana for close to two years before moving to Kansas City. His interest and passion for weather began when he was a young age. However, he decided to switch up his career and accepted to work as a supervisor for BSSD Radio stations and BSSD TV for its high schools.

Grigsby received tons of offers to play high school basketball at Auburn under coach Sonny Smith and with Charles Berkley BYU. However, he chose to quit the game and continue his career as an on-screen meteorologist. During his free time, Grigsby enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.

Pete Grigsby Bill Grigsby

Bill Grigsby is was a renowned 1960s and 1970s American sportscaster who is well recognized and remembered for his work with the Kansas City Chiefs. Bill is the biological father of Pete with his wife Frances. Pete’s father was born on February 13, 1922, in Kentucky but he died on February 13, 1922  due to a terminal illness.

Pete Grigsby Net Worth

Grigsby is a high-acclaimed American broadcast Meteorologist and KMBC weather forecaster who has an estimated net worth of around $500,000 to $1 million.