James Aydelott Biography
James Aydelott is an American Meteorologist working for FOX23 – KOKI-TV in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He joined the station in February 2009.
James Aydelott Age
Aydelott likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 40s.
James Aydelott Height
Aydelott stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).
James Aydelott Family
Aydelott was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He 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 Aydelott has any siblings.
James Aydelott Wife
Aydelott is married to his lovely spouse, Robyn. The couple takes great pride in being mom and dad to their 2 children, whose names are currently under review. Aydelott likes spending precious time with his wife, his children, and his golden retriever, Mia, who also loves to fly.
James Aydelott’s Net Worth
Aydelott has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.
James Aydelott Salary
Aydelott earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
James Aydelott Education
Aydelott attended the University of Oklahoma in the year 1986 and graduated 4 years later with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Meteorology. In the year 2018, he enrolled at Oklahoma State University where he obtained a Master of Science (MS) in Emergency Management in the year 2020. He then continued with his studies from then, until now, hoping to graduate in the year 2024 with a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Emergency Management. Mentioning high school, Aydelott is a graduate of Tulsa‘s East Central High School.
James Aydelott Career
Aydelott serves at FOX23 as a Chief Meteorologist. Before joining FOX23, he served at KXAS-TV in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas as a meteorologist for 3 years and 9 months (June 2005 – February 2009). Before that, he worked for KOTV in Tulsa, Oklahoma as a meteorologist for 9 years and 10 months (September 1995 – June 2005).
Aydelott has always had a passion for severe weather since he was young. He says that it was his father who piled the family in the station wagon and toured the damage after every severe weather strike. When he was young, he was impressed by the devastating destruction caused by severe weather. Up to now, he loves the fact that severe weather hit Tulsa with fearsome regularity, and he is there to save lives by providing alert information.
Throughout Aydelott’s career, he has covered blizzards, hurricanes, tornadoes, and many other weather events. Severe weather and Doppler radar expert, Aydelott has several years of experience with tornado chasing. Aydelott is an instrument-rated pilot and likes flying his Cessna Cardinal in his spare time. Also, he enjoys cooking in his free time and has even been a celebrity chef in Tulsa’s own Chef Fest.
James Aydelott FOX23
Aydelott is currently working at FOX23 where he works alongside other famous FOX23 meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Ron Terrell
- Michelle Linn
- Shae Rozzi
- Sara Whaley
- Julia Gorman
- Rick Maranon
- Laura Mock
- Michael Grogan
- Mikayla Smith
- Nathan Thompson
James Aydelott Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 210 followers on Instagram.