Tammie Souza is a multiple Emmy-winning meteorologist and actress currently working at WCAU-TV. Tammie Souza has won Best Weather Forecast and Weather Report for Live Coverage and is known for films like Hellroller, Double Reception and many more.
Tammie Souza was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. She was born to Chase Souza and Laura Souza. She also has three siblings with a very supportive family. On the other hand, her whole family loves the weather and the sky. Since her father worked for the NASA space program, her brother is a pilot and her sister Patty Souza is also a meteorologist.
She also grew up with her siblings in San Diego, California and completed her schooling. Her grandmother taught her to fly, then her passion grew even more. In addition, she is of American nationality and Caucasian ethnicity. Her sexual orientation is heterosexual and follows Christianity.
She reportedly underwent hand surgery on June 5, 2019. She was gone for a while, but the detailed information was not properly shared.
Tamie was a bright child with great interest and a sense of learning. She has been interested in the weather since she was a child. She completed her schooling in San Diego, California. She also completed her bachelor’s degree in Bachelor of Science from San Diego State University.
She got her pilot’s license during her studies and was also very good at geography. She is also completing her postgraduate studies for a master’s degree in meteorology at Mississippi State University. She has also received certification in the Broadcast Meteorology Program from Mississippi State University.
She is undoubtedly a multi-talented woman with meteorological and acting skills. Tammie first began her career at KHSL-TV in Chico as a morning and midday meteorologist. Then she was appointed Chief Meteorologist at WDJT-TV in Milwaukee. Again she moved to Chicago and worked at WMAQ-TV for two six years and was known as the “Weather Watcher”.
She also worked at WTSP-TV in Tampa for six years. Later, after the death of WTSP-TV’s chief meteorologist, Dick Fletcher, she was appointed chief meteorologist for the station. Her babysitter Ptty was also in the same field, working at KXTV. At some point they were just the meteorologists who provided the weather.
She is one of America’s most respected women to hold the AMS/CBM seal and the NWA seal or to belong to both the American Meteorologist Society and the National Weather Association. She also joined WCAU (NBC-10) in Philadelphia in March 2017 and left on December 6, 2019. She also worked as a temp at CBS3 in Philadelphia in January 2020. She also began working at WBBM-TV CBS2 as a stint cast in Chicago. She will also continue her work at CBS3 Philadelphia.
If you look at her career chart, she has also extended her foot towards acting. She played the role of Darlene in Assault of the Killer Bimbos (1988), Bunny in Hellroller (1992) and Millie in Double Deception (1993). In addition, she appeared not only in films, but also in television series. She was part of TV movies like Freddy’s Nightmares (1988) as Mary Ann and TV series like Ellen as Good Looking Man. She has amazed all her fans and viewers with her incredible work in every field she works in.
Awards and Nominations
Looking at the awards part, she left us beyond words. She has received 17 Emmy Award nominations and 6 Emmy Awards. Some of their awards include Best Weather & Science Report, Best Weather Report, Special Live Coverage, and many more. She also received special recognition for the Associate Press report on Shipwreck Diving in Lake Michigan. She was also recognized by the National Association of Black Journalists for her story about a runaway slave ship on Lake Michigan.
Tammie has worked very hard throughout her career. She has an estimate net worth of around US$1 million (approx.) as of 2020. Her main source of income is her work as a meteorologist, and others also include her acting and other side incomes. She earns an annual salary of between $24,292 and $112,519, depending on the employee’s seniority. She earned enough and lived a lavish and humble lifestyle.
she married Gregory Hendricks(an industrial art teacher). They have a son named Caleb Hendricks who was adopted in February 2009. Celeb was diagnosed with a pilocytic astrocytoma tumor in his brain, for which he was rushed to Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago. He was admitted for emergency brain surgery in July 2017.
He was brought home after multiple surgeries and treatments. In addition, the family managed to make themselves happy in every situation because of their hardship. Despite being busy with their work schedules, the couple always managed to spend time with family. They currently reside in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania, USA.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Without a doubt, she is a wonderful woman with an enormous personality. She is about 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs her body. Herr’s body measurements are 34-26-35 inches and he has blue eyes with light brown hair color.
Despite being a TV presenter and a great personality, she is not very active on Instagram but is active on other social media. She has over four thousand followers Instagram, around 15.9,000 followers on Twitter and around 31,000 followers on Facebook.