Melissa Magee

Inside Biography

Los Angeles-native meteorologist Melissa Magee is one of the biggest names in the 6abc Action News. She serves as the weekend meteorologist at 6 pm, 11 pm, and 10 pm news on PHL as of 2018. She worked in several media houses before joining the 6abc Action News. A graduate of Mississippi State University’s atmospheric sciences received her certificate in broadcast meteorology in 2010. She is committed to making a distinctive and lasting connection with the viewers. She also hosts FYI Philly- 6abc's weekly entertainment and lifestyle program.  

Who Is Melissa Magee?

Melissa Magee was born in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. She spent her childhood in Los Angeles with her family.

Magee graduated from The University of California, Los Angeles, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a minor in French. She spent a summer abroad studying in Parish and becoming fluent in the French language. She belongs to American nationality and Afro-American ethnicity

Magee then attended Mississippi State University, where she studied atmospheric sciences and geosciences cla s ses and achieved her certificate in Broadcast Meteorology in 2010.  She spent a year-and-a long winter- at KDUH-TV in Scottsbluff, Nebraska while she was still in her college days.  

Melissa Magee's Career 

Magee first honed her weather forecasting skills while she was working for CBS/Fox affiliate in Bakersfield, California. Later, she was promoted to Noon Anchor at KBAK-TV and continued to expand her weather service. Finally, she became one of the station's primary weather anchors. 

Melissa then worked for WNYW, New York. During that time, Magee made her Keystone State debut at AccuWeather, providing international, national, and regional forecasts. After that, she moved to 6abc and started hosting the station's midday weather newscast.

Magee joined the Action News team in 2009, where she works as a weekend meteorologist that aired at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., as well as Action News at 10 p.m on PHL-17. 

Melissa also anchored the morning weather show for Good Day New York, as well as the evening newscasts. In further to her weather personalities, she also served as a feature reporter, produced and created original digital content for the station's website for the network. 

Magee is devoted to making a peculiar and extraordinary lasting connection between her and the audience. She loves to host types of annual 6abc mainly, like the Philadelphia Flower Show and Philadelphia Auto show. She also served as the co-host of 6abc weekly entertainment, FYI Philly, exist and a lifestyle program.

Melissa Magee's Net Worth And Salary

Melissa Magee’s net worth is $1.5 million, as of 2019, as per the Net Worth Post. She mostly earns through her successful career in broadcasting. She has maintained this amount of figure from his one-decade-long journalism career.

According to a source, American meteorologists are paid an average of $96,380 per annum. So, her salary is above the average because she is one of the experienced meteorologists in the 6abc Action News.


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Making her Keystone State debut at AccuWeather providing international, national, and regional forecasts, she also appeared daily on Bloomberg Television's national morning show. She also anchored the weather for the Good Day New York morning show, as well as the evening newscasts.

Melissa Magee Is Engaged 

Melissa Magee is engaged to Perry O’Hearn for a long time. Magee met her fiancee at his fitness center, while she went there for managing her fitness and physical structure.

Late, they dated for some time. On 27th July 2016, Perry popped the question and put the engagement ring on her finger, while they were enjoying a vacation in Hawaii, United States. The media personality Melissa shared her very day via her Facebook page. 

The couple has not revealed that if they are getting married sooner.

She Is A Divorce Woman Too 

While she met Perry O'Hearn, Melissa Magee was already married and divorced from her ex-husband Ronnie Schlemmer. She married Ronnie Schlemmer on May 16, 2010. The couple organized their wedding ceremony at Anthony’s Lake Club by Liz Smith in New Milford.

Unfortunately, they divorced after some time. She later went for fitness training at Philly Fitness and met her future boyfriend Perry O'Hearn


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Her fiancée Perry O’Hearn is an Entrepreneur and Lifestyle architect based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is an electrical engineer. It has been over three years that the couple is engaged and still seems pretty much into with each other. 

She is a Certified Personal Trainer.

Melissa Magee earned a certificate in personal training from the American Academy of Personal Training. He suggests his trainee maintain physically and mentally fit and active. He promotes healthy nutritional choices, rehabilitating techniques like yoga, ma s sage therapy, and breathing exercise- as well as recreational activities that enhance a healthy lifestyle and positivity like hiking, rock climbing, triathlons, etc.

In 2013, Magee also founded a fitness house, Philly Fitness, LLC in Philadelphia. He previously worked as an electrical engineer at Raytheon from 2008-10.


Magee enjoys cooking, working out, dancing spending time with her friends and family during her leisure time. She has a perfect body measurement size.

Social Media Involvement 

Magee is active on Twitter and Instagram with a huge number of fan followers on her Twitter account. She has thousands of followers on her Instagram account.

Melissa Magee's Body Measurements 

  • Melissa Magee's height: she has a height of 5' 5" (1.68m).
  • Weight: 54 kg
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Age: As of 2018, she is 39 years old. 
  • Waist Size: 32B inch
  • Bra Size: 24 inch
  • Hip Size: 34 inch

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