Who is Lauryn Ricketts?
Lauryn Ricketts is a meteorologist working for NBC Storm Team 4 and WTOP 103.5 FM. She comes to NBC from WHSV in Winchester where she was the chief meteorologist.
Ricketts has always had a passion for science ever since she was a little girl. She would keenly watch the weather charts, severe weather events, cloud patterns, and the stars at night.
Ricketts began her career in journalism at WTTG in Washington as a weather forecaster. She then joined WHSV in Winchester as a chief meteorologist and WJLA-ABC as a weather girl.
Her career has taken her to work for WRIC in Richmond, WMAR, and WBFF in Baltimore as a meteorologist. Ricketts has also covered severe weather occurrences such as the June 4, 2008 tornado outbreak that struck parts of the Shenandoah Valley, Hurricane Isabel in 2003 that left parts of Virginia in wrecks, and multiple summers and winter storms in Washington.
Lauryn Ricketts Age
Ricketts is 38 years old. She was born on 26 August 1983, in Winchester
Height and Weight
Ricketts stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters).
Lauryn Ricketts’s Parents
Ricketts was born and raised in Winchester. While she was young, she used to tell people she wanted to be a meteorologist. Although Lauryn has never shared information about her family, she has always mentioned that she will thank her mother and family members for supporting her education and career path.
Lauryn Ricketts Husband
Ricketts got married to Eric Earnhardt on 16th June 2018. Her husband is a soccer expert in Pennsylvania and is also in the Marine Corps.
Lauryn and her husband have a son called Crew. Her son was born on January 27, 2022. In 2019, she lost her baby who was stillborn. She got pregnant again and unfortunately had a miscarriage at about 5 weeks.
Lauryn Ricketts Pregnant
For weeks, NBC viewers have been speculating about Lauryn’s pregnancy. However, the meteorologist has not yet confirmed or denied the rumors. she has also not appeared on screens which raises eyebrows even more.
Ricketts graduated from the University of Randolph Macon College in Ashland, Virginia with a bachelor’s degree in Meteorology.
Lauryn Ricketts NBC
Ricketts joined NBC4 as a meteorologist for the storm team 4 show and 103.5 WTOP radio on weekday mornings. While at NBC, Lauryn covered Isabel’s Hurricane in 2003 which damaged people’s property in Virginia.
She also reported the tornado outbreak on June 4, 2008, in Shenandoah Valley and parts of Washington D.C.
Lauryn Ricketts Leaving NBC4
Ricketts announced on the News4 newscast on Sunday, August 2022 that she will be leaving NBC4. Apparently, Lauryn and her husband were moving abroad for two years after her husband was posted for a job.
Lauryn Ricketts Salary and Net Worth
Ricketts earns an estimated annual salary of 120 k as a meteorologist for NBC. She has an estimated net worth of $100k working as a weather forecaster.
Ricketts Short Bio
- Full name: Lauryn Ricketts
- Age: 38 years old
- Date of Birth: 26 August 1983
- Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters)
- Weight: To be updated
- Parents: To be updated
- Siblings: To be updated
- Husband: Eric Earnhardt
- Children: To be updated
- Education: University of Randolph Macon College
- Occupation: Meteorologist
- Salary: 120 k
- Net Worth: $100k