Bryan Norcross Biography
Bryan Norcross (born Bryan S. Norcross) is an American meteorologist and hurricane specialist working for Fox Weather. There he serves as a Hurricane Specialist. He joined the station in the year 2022.
Bryan Norcross Age
Norcross is 71 years old as of 2021. He was born on 24 November 1950 in Riverside, New Jersey, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of November every year.
Bryan Norcross Height
Norcross stands at a height of 5 Feet 9 Inches.
Bryan Norcross Family
Norcross has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. Also, there is no information regarding whether Norcross has any siblings.
Bryan Norcross Wife
Norcross is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Bryan Norcross Net Worth
Norcross has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million which she has earned through her career as a meteorologist.
Bryan Norcross Salary
Norcross earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Bryan Norcross Education
Bryan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in maths and a Master of Science degree from Florida State University in communications and meteorology. In reality, Bryan got an honorary doctor’s degree in public service from Florida International University. He is a former Miami Beach resident.
Bryan Norcross Career
Norcross serves at Fox Weather as a hurricane specialist. Before joining the station, he served at WPLG Channel 10 News in Miami, Florida as a hurricane specialist. There he spent 4 years (2018 – 2022). Before going to WPLG, Norcross worked as a senior hurricane specialist for The Weather Channel in Atlanta, Georgia.
In 1983, Norcross started stretching on television in Miami. Bryan worked as the senior hurricane specialist at The Weather Channel from 2010 through the busy 2017 hurricane season. Throughout that time, he anchored the coverage from the Atlanta headquarters of any major hurricane, including his thorough coverage of Hurricane Sandy in 2012 and Hurricane Irma in 2017.
After talking about South Florida via Hurricane Andrew in 1992, Bryan became nationally recognized. He was the in-house hurricane analyst for CBS News in New York from 1996 through 2008 and anchored the coverage for WFOR in Miami of various hurricanes. He worked for WTVJ and on NBC News programs from New York before that time, including the “Today” show.
Bryan appeared before the New York City Council after Superstorm Sandy about the city’s hazard identification and communications procedures before the storm. After Hurricane Andrew, Bryan was designated by Florida Treasurer and Insurance Commissioner Bill Nelson as an expert adviser to the Academic Task Force on Hurricane Disaster Insurance and was a member of the Governor’s Committee to review state response and propose Gov. Lawton Chiles’ improvements to the state emergency management system.
Bryan won the 1993 David Brinkley Award for Excellence in Communication in recognition of his work before during and after Hurricane Andrew. He was also publicly honored, among other cities, with Bryan Norcross Days’ designations in Miami, Miami Beach, and Fort Lauderdale. In addition, he is the recipient of the Southeast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Award and the DuPont and Peabody Awards, the top awards in the United States for broadcasting.
Bryan published his newest book, ‘My Hurricane Andrew Story’ in May 2017. The book also contains Bryan’s review of steps to be taken now if we are to navigate the great hurricanes of the future successfully. In 2006, St. Martin’s Press published Bryan’s detailed hurricane guide called “Hurricane Almanac”. Hurricane research, history, preparedness, and more are covered in the book. In the spring of 2007, a follow-up version was published.
Bryan Norcross WPLG-TV
Norcross has worked at WPLG-TV where he worked alongside other famous WPLG-TV anchors and reporters including;
- Betty Davis
- Kristi Krueger
- Louis Aguirre
- Jacey Birch
- Eric Yutzy
- Jenise Fernandez
- Calvin Hughes
- Alex Fennie
Bryan Norcross Social Media Platforms
Norcross is active on his social media accounts and often posts on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 14.8k followers on Twitter, over 2.9k followers on Instagram, and over 6 followers on Facebook.