Emmy award winning, Chief Meteorologist, Pete Delkus, joined the WFAATV weather department in June 2005 and quickly won the respect of our North Texas viewers by providing timely and accurate forecasts.
When there is severe weather tornadoes, hail, or flash flooding, viewers have come to rely on Pete's steadfast and thorough approach to his
has won eight Emmy Awards for weather anchoring and special show hosting.
Delkus is board certified by the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association. cheap nfl jerseys (http://www.cheapnfljerseysor.com) He attended Mississippi State University for his masters level meteorology courses, and holds a Bachelors of Science from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville (SIUE).
From 1996 to 2005, Delkus was also the chief meteorologist at WCPOTV, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio.
mark in Cincinnati as the "severe weather leader" by his
exclusive coverage of the deadly Tornado of "99.
received many honors during this tenure including a pair of first place Associated Press
(AP) Awards for best regularly scheduled weather.
Prior to joining the Cincinnati television station Delkus worked as a meteorologist for four years at WFTV, the ABC affiliate in Orlando, Florida.
also has a long history as an outstanding athlete.
As an AllAmerica pitcher, he
had an all star college career including a trip to the college world series.
In fact, he
still holds several records as a pitcher at SIUE
career ended prematurely due to a serious elbow injury.
In all, Delkus
played professional baseball for cheap nfl jerseys (http://www.cheapjerseysatusa.com) 6 years with the Twins organization.
enjoys spending his
leisure cheap nfl jerseys (http://www.cheapnikenfljerseys.us.com) time with his
family: WifeJacque, daughterEmily, and sonPeter.
Whether it's practicing ball, swimming or playing in the backyard, being with them is a top priority.
is also an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing and anything that involves being outside including his
daily run and workouts.
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