Reed Timmer Biography
Reed Timmer is an American journalist, a meteorologist and Storm Chaser who serves as an Extreme Meteorologist at AccuWeather. He is best known for known for starring in the Discovery Channel reality television series Storm Chasers, in the documentary film Tornado Glory and in the series Tornado Chasers.
Reed Timmer Age
Timmer is 42 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 17, 1980 in Ada Township, Michigan, United States. He celebrates his birthday every year on 17th March.
Reed Timmer Height
Rayno stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in. (1.72 m)
Reed Timmer Family
Timmer was born and raised in Michigan, United States. However, 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 Timmer has any siblings.
Reed Timmer Wife
Timmer was blissfully married to Maria Molina a meteorologist. The couple married in Nicaragua’s Masaya Volcano National Park in December 2015. Unfortunately, in 2018, their marriage ended in divorce.
Reed Timmer Net Worth
Timmer has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Reed Timmer Salary
Timmer earns an annual salary ranging between $45,000 – $110,500.
Reed Timmer Education
Rayno graduated in 1998 from Forest Hills Central High School in Grand Rapids, MI and joined the Univesity of Oklahoma (OU) where he graduated with a Ph.D. in Meteorology.
Reed Timmer Career
Timmer serves as an Extreme Meteorologist at AccuWeather. He combines his wide meteorological knowledge, expertise, and enthusiasm for pursuing storms to offer the most fascinating, up-close local breaking weather coverage in the industry on cable and digital.
He’s at the forefront of in-field severe weather coverage, creating the most captivating videos with a global audience. He’s ecstatic to be covering the country’s most severe storms and providing the most engaging in-field severe weather video footage available. He continues to focus on providing viewers with the best insider view possible during extreme weather events, as well as life-saving weather news and information that keeps them prepared for what’s ahead.”
Timmer leverages the 360 video cameras and experience to bring viewers closer to the action, bringing video innovation to a whole new level. AccuWeather viewers get a unique insider perspective on weather events thanks to immersive cutting-edge 360 films, which drive the most in-depth comprehension of severe weather as well as high interaction. An extreme close-up of an EF-2 tornado in Wray, Colorado, was captured in one of Timmer’s most amazing 360 movies, which instantly went viral in May 2016. The event’s video has been seen over 16 million times on YouTube and other media. The tornado in Wray, Colorado was captured in 360 footage by AccuWeather.
For the past two years, Timmer and his colleagues have been chasing storms for AccuWeather, delivering coverage of extreme weather across the United States. Since starting his profession in 1998, he has documented over 1,000 tornadoes and has also chased a large number of hurricanes and blizzards. He witnessed historic catastrophic weather disasters such as Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the Super Outbreak in “Dixie Alley” in 2011.
Timmer is a published author and is well-known in the public eye for his time on Discovery Channel’s “Storm Chasers” television series from 2008 to 2011.
Reed is currently working at AccuWeather where he works alongside other famous AccuWeather anchors and reporters including;
- Chris Nallan
- Bernie Rayno
- Emmy Victor
- Justin Povick
- Geoff Cornish
- Melissa Constanzer
- Marvin Gómez
- Kevin Coskren
- Mark Mancuso
- Adam Del Rosso