Storm Field Biography
Storm Field is an American retired television meteorologist, best known for his time in the New York media market. He followed his father, longtime New York weatherman Dr. Frank Field, into the business.
Storm Field WABC
His first foray into weathercasting came as part of WABC’s Eyewitness News program. In March 1976, Field was hired by the station and he made his first appeares on television when covering Hurricane Belle, followed by working when Tex Antoine was ill. He also did the weekend weather broadcasts as well as the 11 pm weather broadcast on weekdays.
On November 29, 1976, he became the permanent forecaster as a replacement for the suspended Antoine, who had been dismissed after an inappropriate comment concerning a rape story five days earlier.
His primary responsibilities were the 6 PM and 11 PM newscasts, with other forecasters such as Ira Joe Fisher and Sam Champion appearing on the 5 PM newscast. In 1978, Field joined the morning team with Shelli Sonstein and Jimmy Fink at New York radio station WPLJ.
Apart from doing his weather duties, in 1981, Field became the anchor of the 5 PM Eyewitness News broadcast, working alongside Tracy Egan and (later) Kaity Tong. He anchored until 1983, when Tom Snyder took over the newscast, and subbed off and on until 1984.
Field left WABC in 1991 and was replaced by Sam Champion on the 6 PM and 11 PM Eyewitness News broadcasts.
Storm Field WCBS
After leaving WABC, Field joined his father Dr. Frank Field at WCBS, on August 24, 1992, making it the first time the two had worked together.
In anticipation of his debut WCBS shot a series of commercials with Field and his father using puns on both meteorologists’ names. He remained with WCBS until 1997, succeeding Irv Gikofsky as the station’s chief meteorologist and afterwards he moved to WCBS’ morning newscast toward the end of his time there.
Storm Field WWOR
His third and last weather position was at WWOR in 1997, where he reported on the station’s 10 PM newscast and served as WWOR’s chief meteorologist.
While at WWOR, Field got a second chance to work with his father who was hired by WWOR as a weekend weathercaster in the early 2000s before retiring.
Field left WWOR in 2007 after ten years due to cutbacks at both WWOR and sister station WNYW and was replaced by former WCBS weather personality Audrey Puente.
Storm Field Age | Birthday
Field was born as Elliott David Field on November 25, 1948 in United States.
Storm Field Family
Field is the son of Frank Field who was a meteorologist on TV in New York City for five decades. He has a sister, Allison Field, who is an actress.
Storm Field Wife
Field is a father of two daughters and lives in Westchester County, in New York, United States. Details about his wife are not known.
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- Hair Colour: Black
Storm Field Salary
Fields salary has not yet been disclosed.
Storm Field Net Worth
His net worth has not yet been disclosed. Field drives a 1983 Mercedes Turbo Diesel automobile that has been retrofitted to run on used vegetable oil, saying he had done so after realizing that the price of fuel was to skyrocket.
Frequently Asked Questions About Storm Field
Who is Storm Field?
Field is an American retired television meteorologist.
How old is Field?
Field is 71 years old as of 2019.
How tall is Field?
Field’s height is not known.
Is Field married?
Field is married but details about his wife are not known.
How much is Field worth?
Field’s net worth is not known.
How much does Field make?
Field’s salary is not known.
Where does Field live?
Field lives in Westchester County, New York.
Is Field dead or alive?
Field is still alive and in good health.
What happened to Field?
Field retired in 2007.
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