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Luke Sampe Profile
Luke Sampe is an American award-winning Meteorology who is currently working at WFRV. At the station, he serves as the Chief of Meteorology. He joined the station on 1st August 2013. Additionally, Prior to joining the WFRV Local news, he worked as chief meteorologist in Rhinelander and came to WFRV from WISN in Milwaukee where he was a weekend evening meteorologist.
Luke Sampe Age
Sampe has not revealed the date, month, or year he was born. However, we will update this information as soon as it’s available.
Luke Sampe Height
He stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Luke Sampe Family
Luke is a Two Rivers native, he has neither disclosed the names of his parents nor his siblings as he likes to keep his personal life private. However, we will update this information as soon as it is available.
Luke Sampe Wife and Children
Luke is the husband of Amy, who is a teacher. The two met while they were still in college and they dated for years before tying the knot in a private wedding ceremony that was held in Sampe’s residence. Luke and Amy have three children two daughters and a boy they keep him busy when he’s not tracking the ever-changing weather of northeast Wisconsin.
Luke Sampe Career
Sampe earned his Bachelor of Science degree in atmospheric science (weather) from UW-Milwaukee, and he also earned his Master of Science degree in mathematics with a focus in atmospheric science from UW-Milwaukee. Sampe is an award-winning broadcast meteorologist who has 19 years of experience in weather forecasting from Wisconsin. He received an award for ‘Best Weathercast’ from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. Moreover, he holds the Seal of Approval from the American Meteorological Society.
He has covered some of the biggest weather events in recent Wisconsin history from tornadoes, to waterspouts forming live on the waters of Lake Michigan and to record-setting blizzards. Moreover, his second night on the air at WFRV-TV turned violent as an outbreak of 6 tornadoes ripped through the Fox Valley in August of 2013. Prior to joining WFRV-TV, Luke gained broad experience working in the smallest to the largest newsrooms in Wisconsin. He worked as chief meteorologist in Rhinelander and came to WFRV from WISN in Milwaukee where he worked as a weekend evening meteorologist.
He started his career behind the scenes at WTMJ in 2000. Three cross-state moves later, Luke is thrilled to be working for a station he grew up watching. He enjoys taking his knowledge of the atmosphere into the classroom. Additionally, making many school visits and appearances through the years. Luke’s devotion to the weather is only topped by his devotion to his family. Luke is married to Amy, who is a teacher. Together they have three children to keep him busy when he’s not tracking the ever-changing weather of northeast Wisconsin.
Luke Sampe Salary
He has an estimated annual salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from his career at WRFV Channel 5 news.
Luke Sampe Net Worth
Sampe has an estimated annual net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from his career as a Chief Meteorology.
Luke Sampe Social Media Platforms
Sampe is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. He has 5.6k followers on Twitter, 828 followers on Instagram, and 4.5k followers on Facebook.