Chase Thomason Biography and Wikipedia
Chase Thomason is an American award-winning broadcast meteorologist who Currently works at 2News (KUTV 2) in Salt Lake City, Utah, as Meteorologist. He previously worked as a storm chaser at KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City, OK.
Chase Thomason Age and Birthday
Chase Thomason is assumed to be around 30 -35 years old as of 2021. However, he has gone public concerning his actual age and his birthday. This might be due to the secret nature of this meteorologist. However, we will update you once this information is out.
Chase Thomason Height
Thomason is a good looking man who stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches, but his weight is not known to the general media. Sadly there is no information about the vital body statistics.
Chase Thomason Education
Thomason is a proud graduate of the University of Oklahoma where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in meteorology and a double minor in mathematics and broadcast journalism. After graduating, he began chasing storms and tracking Tornados in Texas, where he worked as a meteorologist for a couple of years, before joining the KFOR Weather Team in August 2012.
Chase Thomason Family
Cody was born and brought up his devoted father and a loving mother in Utah, in the United States. Nevertheless, there is no information about his parents neither his siblings. Nonetheless, we will update this section once the details about his family is out to the public. Nonetheless, he is lucky to be Mack’s uncle, his sister’s son who had brain surgery.
Chase Thomason Wife
Chase is married to his beautiful wife Ashton Edwards, an Emmy-Award-Winning Executive Producer, currently working for GB Entertainment, Ashton is a former Fox 13 News – KSTU KFOR-TV executive producer. Thomason proposed live on TV at KFOR to his girlfriend in December 2012, with joyful tears from Ashton’s eyes, saying Yes. The love birds dated for almost four years. The couple got married in 2016. Thomason and Ashton have been together for more than ten years.
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Chase Thomason Weather 2 News Utah (KUTV 2)
Thomason is an established weather geek well-known for his accurate weather forecasts at KUTV 2. He forecasts during the morning hours from 4:30-9 a.m. and at noon on KUTV and KJZZ. He joined 2News Weather Team in June 2014 from Oklahoma City, where he was a meteorologist and storm chaser at KFOR-TV.
Thomason fell in love with the weather while he was still a young boy in his hometown Sandy, Utah. On his home, he was able to witness the wonders of the Mother Nature phenomenon particularly in parts of the United States: lake-effect snow. This fueled his curiosity to known more about the weather.
This curiosity made Thomason take the study of meteorology at the University of Oklahoma. In the heart of extreme weather country, he chased twisters, floated flash floods, and weathered record-breaking ice storms.
He finally got his degree in meteorology and a double minor in mathematics and broadcast journalism from the University of Oklahoma. And immediately he started his career at KJTV FOX 34 in Lubbock, TX, where he worked for more than two years.
He left FOX 34 to join KFOR in Oklahoma City, where he played a vital role in the National Emmy award-winning coverage of the Moore 2013 tornado. Chase got public attention after chasing the May 19 and May 31 storms in 2013 — CNN, MSNBC, and The Weather Channel all featured his video.
When he is not chasing storms, he enjoys playing tennis or golfing. Moreover, he is also in snowboarding, he religiously flocks to Utah’s first snow of the season. Travelling is also one of Chase’s favorite things, he has visited countries and cities such as Seoul, South Korea, and the Great Barrier Reef. He hopes to travel back to Australia to visit Perth, the most isolated city in the world, in the near future.
Chase Thomason Salary
The average KUTV 2 salary for the meteorologists is $80, 300 annual as of 2021, which means Thomason earns about the same salary for his work there. Prior to working as a meteorologist for KUTV 2, he served as a meteorologist for KFOR-TV for almost two years.
Chase Thomason Net Worth
Thomason has an estimated net worth of 300, 000 US dollars. While his wealth comes from his successful career as a meteorologist/Journalist. Additionally, he has been a weatherman at KFOR for nearly two years. Also, he has worked for KJTV from August 2010 to August 2012.
That was a close one! 😳 #windstorm #utwx pic.twitter.com/29tALr6KSH
— Chase Thomason (@ChaseThomason) September 8, 2020