Bob Turk Biography
Bob Turk is an American meteorologist and weather man currently working at CBS 13. Turk has been working with the CBS 13 in preparing and executing daily weather forecasts for 6 news casts and web casts daily.
Bob Turk Age
The veteran meteorologist has not revealed his age or date of birth. He lies to keep his personal data away from the public eye. This information will be updated as soon as its available.
Bob Turk Salary | Bob Turk Net Worth
According to WJZ | CBS Baltimore, the average salary for the role of Reporter is $56,400 U.S dollars and Bob Turk might be receiving more than that because of his experience. Turk has a net worth of $1 million U.S dollars.
Bob Turk Wife | Bob Turk Children
Bob is a married man to his lovely wife whose details are not known. The couple is blessed with two young children and the family lives in north Baltimore County, living in a passive solar home that exists in harmony with the environment and nature.
Bob Turk Education
Turk, has been an associate member of the American Meteorological Society for more than four decades having joined the society back in 1975 and earned his B.S. degree in geography from the then-named Towson State College and Master’s degree in the same subject from the graduate school of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Bob Turk As an Assistant Planner
Bob was an assistant planner for Howard County, Md., before his broadcasting career, where he was in charge of site development plans. He is also active in the community and probably holds the record for “most number of community appearances made” over any other broadcast journalist in Baltimore.
Bob remains one of the most requested speakers at charity, civic and other events. The native Baltimorean served on the boards of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and the American Lung Association and is active in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Bob Turk WJZ
Since when he was a young boy, when skies turned cloudy, some little boys would catch frogs. Not Bob Turk instead he caught the rain. As per his mother, Turk created a rain well and device for measuring precipitation. According to him collecting that data was “fun” and he never knew he would find himself on the big screen.
Today, it’s still fun and part of his everyday routine as Baltimore’s most respected weather-caster the person viewers depend on for weather updates during weekday evening newscasts on WJZ.
Turk helped WJZ weather team select the Doppler radar weather system known as First Warning Weather and put the station further on the map as the first Baltimore television station to have such sophisticated weather forecasting technology. First Warning Weather’s local live Doppler radar helps the weather team to track rain and storms from neighborhood to neighborhood.
WJZ-TV Anchors | WJZ-TV news team
- Mike Hellgren
- Marty Bass
- Linh Bui
- Ava-joye Burnett
- Kimberly Eiten
- Kelsey Kushner
- Denise Koch
- Sharon Gibala
- Rachael Cardin
- Nicole Baker
- Mike Schuh