Tyler Roney Biography
Tyler Roney is an American meteorologist who serves Dakota News Now as a First Alert Meteorologist since January 2020. Previously, he served KDLT as a chief meteorologist since November 2018.
Tyler Roney Age
Roney was born and raised in Iowa in the small town of Alta which is nearby Storm Lake. He celebrates his birthday on October 1st every year. He likes to keep his personal life private, has not disclosed the year he was born. However, he might be in his 40’s.
Tyler Roney Height
Roney stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Tyler Roney Family
Roney was born and raised in Iowa in the small town of Alta which is nearby Storm Lake. 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 he has any siblings.
Tyler Roney Wife
Roney is a married man to his beautiful wife who got married in 2017. The two are proud parents to Adeline Beth. They also have two cats named Espresso and Pike.
Tyler Roney Net Worth
Roney has an estimated net worth of about $750 250- $1.5 Million which he has earned throughout his career as a meteorologist.
Tyler Roney Salary
Roney earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Tyler Roney Education
Roney attended Alta High School and later headed to Iowa State University where in 2011 he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Atmospheric Science and meteorology. In the course of his time at college, he interned at KCAU in Sioux City, and KCCI and WOI in Des Moines.
Tyler Roney Career
Roney serves Dakota News Now as a First Alert Meteorologist since January 2020. Previously, he served KDLT as a chief meteorologist since November 2018. He developed a passion for weather at a very young age when he watched sports or the weather Channel much of his time. Roney would exercise doing weather in his bedroom for his friends and family and draw maps of the United States. He got his first on-air job not far from home working at KIMT-TV in Mason City, Lowa.
In 2011, he became the weekend meteorologist, in 2013 a morning meteorologist, and in 2015 became the chief meteorologist. Later, in November 2018 became the Chief Meteorologist at KDLT and in January 2020 became the first First Alert Meteorologist at Dakota News Now. The Sioux Falls tornadoes in September 2019 and the winter storm that dumped 18 inches of snow on Mason City are some of his famous weather events. He has been in all four seasons and is always on his toes when it comes to weather-predicting in the Midwest.
He enjoys spending his time with friends and family, watching sports, playing video games, and going to movies during his free time. Roney is an avid fan of sports, especially basketball, and football. He is also a die-hard fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, Iowa State Cyclones, Chicago Bulls, and Denver Broncos.
Tyler Roney Dakota News Now
Roney is working at Dakota News Now where he works alongside other famous Dakota News Now anchors and reporters including;
- Brian Allen
- Erik Thorstenson
- Sam Wright
- Phil Schreck
- Aaron Doudna
- Austin Haskins
- Mark Ovenden
- Zach Borg
Tyler Roney Social Media Platforms
Roney is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram and Twitter. He has over 7k followers on Twitter and over 1k followers on Instagram.