Al Conklin Biography – Al Conklin Wiki
Al Conklin is a Meteorologist for WBTV, a CBS-affiliated television station. He began his forecasting career in radio at Accu-Weather in Pennsylvania and remained there for four years as a broadcast meteorologist. He began his television career at Wilmington, North Carolina’s WECT in 1989, as a Meteorologist and Environmental Reporter. After a two-year stint at WINK-TV in Fort Myers, Florida, and a year a WTVJ in Miami, Florida, he made his way back to the Carolinas and WBTV in April of 1993.
He has received notable awards for the work he has done on screen. He holds the AMS TV Seal of Approval and received an Emmy for Best Weathercast in the year 1997. He is a holder of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology, from the State University of New York.
His hobbies include; listening to music, traveling, Civil War history, and also loves gardening. His favorite sports teams are the New York Yankees and Carolina Panthers. “At the age of ten, I could tell you the Yankees lineup and who played where,” Conklin said in a Facebook Post. “My hero was Mickey Mantle, so much so that I taught myself how to switch hit.”
He is also active on Twitter. He uses the platform as an extension of what he is used to doing- meteorology. For example in one of his tweets, he wrote, “Enjoy the next couple of days around #CLT & the @WBTV_News area! It will be quite breezy, but sunshine will dominate & unseasonably mild temperatures will feel nice. A big change comes Friday- a First Alert Day – with rain & colder temp returning. #NCwx #SCwx #CLTwx.”
Al Conklin WBTV Age
How old is AI Conklin WBTV? AI Conklin’s age is unclear. He hails from Nanuet, New York, United States. His age will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Al Conklin Wife
He is married to his wife Linda. Together, they are parents of three children.
Al Conklin Children, Family
He is married with two daughters and a son.
Conklin’s Twitter account is @AlConklin. His Twitter bio reads, “Meteorologist, WBTV Charlotte, Lover of classic Rock & Roll, New York Yankees, Civics & History.”