Cari Peugeot Biography – Cari Peugeot Wiki
Cari Peugeot Zielinski is the Chief Meteorologistat at WSBT, a dual CBS/Fox-affiliated television station located in South Bend, Indiana, United States. On Tuesday, July 6th 2021, WSBT announced Cari Peugeot as WSBT’s new Chief Meteorologist. “Cari has been a leader in the market and a critical part of the WSBT Weather Team for nearly 20 years,” WSBT said in a statement.
“Cari’s ability to accurately forecast is based on a solid education and a lot of experience with all of the nuances that make the weather in our area so challenging and unique. She will tackle this new role with the same professionalism she brings to you every day on WSBT First In the Morning,” the statement contiued. “Cari will continue to bring you the weather every weekday morning while also leading WSBT’s great team of meteorologists”
She is a graduate of Indiana University in Bloomington. Cari graduated with a degree in Geography/Meteorology and a minor in Telecommunications. She is a member of the American Meteorological Society. Originally Cari was interested in climatology, but she found her niche in forecasting and television instead. After graduating, she worked at WPBN/WTOM-TV in Traverse City, Michigan where she was the weekend meteorologist.
When she is not at work she enjoys paying a visit to the beaches on Lake Michigan during the summer, skiing in the winter, and also loves to cook, something she learned recently. She was pregnant and was in the advanced stages of her pregnancy in the year 2011 together with her fellow meteorologist Abby Weppler. John Haferkamp, the WSBT news director was faced with an unusual problem when the two meteorologists went on maternity leave because they were all due in the same week. Haferkamp brought on Erik Larson, who was a former intern in the station’s weather department and a Purdue graduate with a meteorology degree. He was trained and later worked as a fill-in meteorologist.
Cari Peugeot Age
She was born on March 25, 1976, in Paducah, Kentucky, United States of America.
Cari Peugeot Family
She was born in Paducah, Kentucky in the United States of America. At the age of 11, she moved together with her family to Fort Wayne Indiana. Her brother is a graduate of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana while her sister studied and graduated from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Cari Peugeot Husband
Who is Cari Peugeot married to? She is married to her husband Bill and they have two children together.
Cari Peugeot Children
WSBT meteorologist Cari Peugeot has three children; sons Leo William and Louis Vincent, and daughter Veronica Helene. Her first born son, Leo William, was born on Agust 21, 2011, at 3:32 PM. Following the birth of the child, the WSBT-TV family visited Cari, her husband and baby Leo at the hospital. Her second son, Louis Vincent, was born on July 1, 2013 at 12:27 p.m. Louis Vincent weighed 8 lbs, 4 oz and is 21 1/2 inches long. WSBT said in a statement: “We wish all the best for Cari, baby Louis, Cari’s husband Bill and Louis’ big brother Leo.” Her daughter, Veronica Helene, was born in August 2015.
Cari Peugeot Salary
WSBT meteorologist Cari Peugeot earns an estimated salary of between $31,000 and $34,000 annually.