Sam Kuffel is a well-known American journalist currently serving as a weekend meteorologist for WDJT CBS 58 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She officially joined the TV station in Dec 2019 from WAOW in Wausau where she spent three and a half years serving as a midday meteorologist.
Sam has always had a love for weather since she was a child. As a child, she usually rented extreme weather books and tornadoes videos from her local library and also watched The Weather Channel for numerous hours. Her desire for weather improved when two tornadoes struck her hometown on Jan 7, 2008, causing destruction to her aunt and uncle’s house in Kenosha county.
Sam Kuffel Age
Sam Kuffel was born and raised in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, in the United States of America. She seems to be around 28 years old.
Sam Kuffel Height
She is a woman of average stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approximately 1.65 meters).
Sam Kuffel Family
She was born to her father and mother in Wisconsin, the USA. Nevertheless, she has not shared much information with the public about her family. Thus, there is no way to verify whether she has siblings or not. This information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Sam Kuffel Husband
She is as of now engaged to her fiance called Devin Peterson. The two have already planned their wedding date and also where it would take place. The couple will be tying the knot on Jul 31, 2021, in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. Nevertheless, she has not disclosed much information regarding her fiance.
Sam Kuffel Education
In the year 2011, she graduated from St. Joseph High School in Kenosha, Wisconsin. She afterward enrolled at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology. While at St. Joseph High School, she played on two girls’ basketball teams which were reported by MaxPreps.
Sam Kuffel Salary
She receives an annual salary of $95,463. This is according to CBS 58 anchors/reporters’ salaries.
Sam Kuffel’s Net Worth
Kuffel has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million US dollars.
Sam Kuffel Career
She joined WAOW TV in Wausau, Wisconsin in Jun 2016 where she operated as a midday meteorologist for almost 4 years. Prior to that, Sam served at a private forecasting company known as Innovative weather where she provided specific forecasts for clients like the Milwaukee Brewers, WE Energies, and Summerfest. She thereupon left WAOW-TV in Nov 2019 and currently serves at CBS 58 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as a weekend meteorologist.
She officially joined CBS 58 in Dec 2019 where she currently works as a weekend meteorologist. Earlier, Sam served as a midday meteorologist for three and a half years at WAOW in Wausau. She has always been fascinated by the weather since she was young. She would spend countless times as a child watching The Weather Channel and repeatedly rent tornado videos and extreme weather books from her local library.
As she always knew she wanted to be a meteorologist, that love was strengthened when two tornados hit her hometown of Kenosha on Jan 7, 2008, and one ended up destroying her aunt and uncle’s house. Her love for winter weather grew 3 years afterward after the tornado incident after 23 inches of snow fell at her house during the famous Groundhog’s Day blizzard of 2011. She is a happy graduate of the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science and Meteorology.
While at the university, she operated a private forecasting company called Innovative Weather, where she had the opportunity to provide specific forecasts for clients such as Summerfest, WE Energies, and the Milwaukee Brewers. Additionally, she also served at TMJ4 for two years under John Malan. She is a big fan of Wisconsin sports. When she is not working, she loves traveling all over the country crossing baseball stadiums from her bucket list.