Dallas Raines Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, KABC-TV, Salary, Net Worth

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Dallas Raines Biography

Dallas Raines is an American chief meteorologist at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and was also certified by the American Meteorological Society (AMS).

Dallas Raines Age

He was born on 1 January 1954 in Georgia, United States. He is 67 years old as of 2021.

Dallas Raines Height

Raines stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.

Dallas Raines Family

Raines is the son of parents Riley Gene Raines(father) and Sybil Jeannette Hambrick(mother). He was born and raised in Georgia, United States.

Dallas Raines Wife

Dallas is happily married to Dannie Raines  and together they published a children’s weather adventure book titled, “Chester and the Hot Air Balloon,” in September 2021.

Dallas Raines Education

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in broadcast journalism and earth science with a focus on meteorology from Florida State University. Raines later taught weather lectures at California State University, Northridge’s geography department.

Dallas Raines KABC-TV

Raines formerly worked as the chief meteorologist for WBRZ-TV in Baton Rouge and WDSU in New Orleans, Louisiana, before joining CNN to oversee the network’s national weather coverage. He also worked as a weathercaster for the CNN-produced TBS Evening News on what was then SuperStation WTBS at this time (now WPCH-TV). In 1984, he left CNN to work as a meteorologist for KABC-TV, where he later rose to become a weekend evening anchor. Years later, he and David Ono, Ellen Leyva, Marc Brown, and (until 2020) Michelle Tuzee were moved to weekday afternoons 4, 5, 6, and 11 p.m.

Raines is popular for his moves during his forecast, such as the “Dallas dip”, the swirl, the fist pump and the golf swing.

Dallas Raines Awards

The Daily News People’s Choice Award for Best Weatherperson, the American Cancer Society’s Man of the Year, the Golden Mike Award for Best Weathercast, and the Associated Press Award for Best Weather Segment are just a few of his honors.


He earns an annual salary of $500 Thousand.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $3 Million.

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