Bruce DePrest Biography
Bruce DePrest is an American Meteorologist currently working for WFSB as the Chief Meteorologist providing weather updates and forecasts from the Early Warning Forecast Center every weeknight on Eyewitness News.
Bruce DePrest Age
DePrest is 65 years old as of 2021. He was born on June 25, 1956, in Wethersfield United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 25th of June every year.
Bruce DePrest Height
DePrest stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Bruce DePrest Family
DePrest has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if DePrest has any siblings.
Bruce DePrest Wife
Bruce is a married man. He is married to Cheryl Deprest, they together have three children; two sons Brenden Deprest and David Deprest, and one stepdaughter Shannon Deprest.
Bruce DePrest Net Worth
DePrest has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Bruce DePrest Salary
DePrest earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about DePrest.
|How old is Bruce DePrest?||65 years old as of 2021|
|How tall is Bruce DePrest?||5 feet 9 inches|
|Who is Bruce DePrest married to?||Cheryl Deprest|
|How much money does Bruce DePrest earn?||$45,000 – $110,500|
|How much is Bruce DePrest worth?||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Bruce DePrest Career
DePrest received a meteorology bachelor’s degree from the University of Lowell in Massachusetts, where he graduated with honors in 1978. In 2002, DePrest was promoted to chief meteorologist. Before Channel 3, he worked as a meteorologist from 1979 to 1984 at The Travelers Weather Service in Hartford.
He is known as a member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) and holds the Television Weathercasting Approval Seal of the AMS. The Connecticut Associated Press Broadcasters Association honored Bruce with its award for Best Weather in 1997 and other years.
During the winter of 1988, he participated in the Experiment on Rapidly Intensifying Atlantic Cyclones (ERICA), during which Bruce worked with government and military researchers and scientists from several universities. The ERICA program flew hurricane hunter aircraft into the heart of storms on the East Coast. Meteorologists were given a better understanding of winter storms with data from this project. Bruce, a member of the Television and Radio Artists’ Federation of America (AFTRA).
Bruce DePrest Social Media Platforms
DePrest is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook and Twitter. He has over5.2k followers on Twitter and over 1.3k followers on Facebook.