Dave Salesky Biography
Dave Salesky is an American Meteorologist presently serving as a weather forecaster. At KATU-TV ( ABC-affiliated television station) based in Portland, Oregon, United States. He is a certified meteorologist who holds the seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society.
Salesky has been an avid pilot for the last 25 years with a commercial pilot’s license. He flies his 1946 Aeronca Champ all over the Northwest weather permitting. Salesky completed his 10th journey on Cycle Oregon in 2009.
Authorities confirmed that his plane made an emergency landing on Sauvie Island Sunday but chief meteorologist, Salesky landed safely in 2010. Dave’s single-engine plane lost power on approach to Scappoose Airport shortly afternoon.
Said Lt but the plane landed safely in a wheat field on the north part of the island. He said that he relied on his early training when the engine went out. Salesky remembered to keep the nose of the plane up and also to look for an open field.
He asked that his name not be released before he could inform his family that he was okay after the incident, however.
Dave Salesky Age
Dave Salesky was born in Alaska, United States of America in 1958. He is around 64 years old.
Dave Salesky Height
Salesky stands at an average height of 6 ft 0 in ( Approx 1.83m) tall.
Dave Salesky Family
Salesky was born in Alaska, United States of America to his father and mother. But he has not shared much about his parents and siblings.
Dave Salesky Wife
Salesky is happily married to his caring wife called Alina Ruth Salesky. The couple shares 3 children; two sons named Kile and Brandon, and a daughter named Ellie.
Dave Salesky Daughter
Salesky and his wife Ruth Salesky is a proud parent of their two sons and a daughter called Ellie. Ellie is an Oregon State graduate and Comic-Con fan, Karen.
Dave Salesky Education
Salesky as well holds a certificate in meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Dave Salesky Salary
Salesky receives an annual salary of $107,051, according to the KATU meteorologist salary.
Dave Salesky Net Worth
Salesky earns an estimated net worth of $1.8 million US dollars.
Dave Salesky Career
Salesky is a self-confessed weather geek who presently working for the KATU weather team. His meteorological roots are in the Northwest. Salesky has been forecasting from Spokane to Portland for more than two decades.
In 2008, he covered the 1995 flood as well as the Arctic Blast that occurred. Salesky kept his viewers safe and informed by telling them about severe storms prior to their move into the region during the flood and blast.
His work was recognized by the Associated Press which named Dave as its Best TV Meteorologist in 2008. Salesky is a certified meteorologist who holds a Seal of Approval from the American Meteorological Society. He as well holds a certificate in meteorology from Mississippi State University.