Rob Fowler Bio | Wiki
Rob Fowler is an American meteorologist from the South Carolina Lowcountry. He currently serves as the chief meteorologist for WCBD-TV ( dual NBC/CW+-affiliated television station) in Charleston, South Carolina. Rob joined the WCBD weather team in 1987. Prior to that, he worked for WBAY based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. While working at WCBD, Rob has collected many national awards along the way. He was in Charleston, before, during, and after Hurricane Hugo hit the area in 1989.
Rob gave a special report on the hours leading up to the hurricane as well as on the destruction that was left in its wake. As a cancer survivor, Rob announced that he would shave off his famous mustache in May 2007 to show his support for the American Cancer Society. Although he was not planning on growing it back, Rob agreed to grow the mustache for the 30 days of Men’s Health Awareness Activity in November 2013 well known as “Movember”
In 2006, Rob won the Order of the Palmetto by Governor Mark Sanford. The highest award is given to a citizen in South Carolina. Also, he was nominated for this award by members of the United States Marine Corps due to his tireless efforts to collect and distribute toys for Tots in the Lowcountry every year. Additionally, Rob has been recognized as the best weatherman in Charleston 15 times by the readers of the Charleston City Paper. Rob was voted as the Best TV personality for the last 3 years by Mt. Pleasant Magazine readers,
Rob Fowler Age
Rob Fowler Height
He is a man of above-average stature. Rob stands at the height of 5 ft 10 in ( approx 1.8 m).
Rob Fowler Family
He was born to his father and mother in 1960 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. However, information concerning Rob’s family ( Parents and Siblings) is not currently available in the public domain.
Rob Fowler Wife
He is a married man with three children. Rob and his wife whose name has not been revealed are proud parents to Trey, Amanda, and Rowe.
Rob Fowler Education
He holds a communications degree from Georgia Southern University. Also, Rob has a Broadcast Meteorology Certification from Mississippi State University. Additionally, he studied weather and Oceanography at Portland State University located in Oregon.
Rob Fowler Weather | News 2 | WCBD-TV
He has been serving as the Lowcountry’s Chief Meteorologist at News 2 since September 1987. Before going to Charleston, Rob served at TV Stations based in Savannah, Georgia, and also in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He is an active member of both the National Weather Association as well as the American Meteorological Society. He holds the Seals of Approval from both weather organizations.
After his coverage of Hurricane Hugo, the National Weather Association named Rob the “Meteorologist of the Year.” In 1997, he was recognized as the state of South Carolina Weather Broadcaster of the Year. He also won the Best Meteorologist award in the Carolinas in 2000 presented by the Radio and Television News Directors Association.
Apart from doing weather forecasting, Rob is also very active in the community, he volunteers for many organizations that benefit his community. During his free time, Rob visits thousands of Lowcountry school children every year. He as well hosts school tours of News 2’s state-of-the-art broadcast facility. His forecast airs every day on many of the Lowcountry radio stations, such as 1250 WTMA, 95SX, the Big Talker, NASH-FM 96-9, Hit Music Now, Z93JAMZ, as well as MAGIC 107.3.
Rob’s other colleagues at NBC include;
Margaret Orr– Meteorologist
Erin Kiernan– anchor
Rob Fowler Salary
He earns a reasonable amount from his job as the Chief Meteorologist at News 2. Rob has an average salary of $84,682 per year.
Rob Fowler Net Worth
Over his years of working for the TV station in different parts, Rob has managed to accumulate a lot of wealth. The meteorologist has an estimated net worth of $2,672,443.
How Old Is Rob Fowler
Rob is a 60-year-old American Meteorologist who was born in 1960 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Who Is Rob Fowler
Rob is an American meteorologist from the South Carolina Lowcountry. He currently serves as the chief meteorologist for WCBD-TV ( dual NBC/CW+-affiliated television station) in Charleston, South Carolina. He joined the WCBD weather team in 1987.
Is Rob Fowler Married
Rob married man and a father of three children. He and his wife whose name has not been revealed are proud parents to Trey, Amanda, and Rowe.