Joel Thomas Barnes known as Joel Barnes is a Meteorologist working for WeatherNation in Centennial, Colorado. He won the best Weather Award six times. Barnes was born on December 11, 1978, in Omaha, Nebraska a midwestern state of U.S. His mother is Theresa Leikvold Barnes and his father is David Barnes.
He represents himself as an American nationality. Joel Barnes was also the Chief Meteorologist for KCWY-DT in Casper, Wyoming. His career in KCWY started from December 15, 2003, and ended on December 2014. When was the age of 12, Barnes moved to Colorado from Elkhorn and lived in a small town called Castle Rock.
He finished his bachelor degree in meteorology from the University of Northern Colorado in 2003 and minor in Speech Communications. He starts his career as an intern at KMGH-TV. He used to be a football player when he was in Castle Rock for Douglas County High School. He is also exceptionally good in athletic and mathematics.
Growing up in Omaha where Tornadoes and unpredictable weather is not a new thing, captivated Barnes and decided to be on the air as a meteorologist. He thinks that being meteorologist would best suit his personality and allow his interest and knowledge of storms to share with the whole world. This hardworking journalist has covered a number of sensational and terrific weather. Besides the weather, Barnes is a big fan of Denver sports, he also plays football as a cornerback.
Moving on to his private life, this noble and humble guy might have been related to many women in his past life. Till now there has been no source about his married life nor his wife. However, on February 15, 2016, Barnes updated his relationship status on his Facebook account stating that he is engaged with Alexis Walter. He even posted a photo of him and Walter sleeping in bed to Alexis Walter timeline and captioned “Not to often the ladies are in bed longer then me haha... they must not be feeling so well.” Anyway, We hope that they will marry soon and live a prosperous life
Many of his fans think that he might be gay, but we are out of proof about his sexual orientation. Barnes is shy about sharing his private life. However, he has won a million of heart for his personality and skills in forecasting the weather.
Talking about his body fact, Barnes is approximately 5 feet 9 inches in height and weigh around 75 kilograms.Unfortunately, there is no such news or facts about his net worth or salary, but, we believe that he is earning enough to live a luxurious life.
One can follow Joel Barnes in several social media platform such as Instagram, Twitter and so on. His biography is also available in Wikipedia.
by sanjeet, 03 Jul, 2016