Uncover the married life of meteorologist Mike Bettes and his wife Allison Chinchar

News by Clarence Published on 04 Dec,2016 Updated on 10 Feb,2020

Mike Bettes is an American meteorologist who works as an anchor for The Weather Channel Atlanta, Georgia. Currently, he serves as a host for 'Weather Underground'. Previously, he co-hosted a popular program 'America's Morning Headquarters'.

Most of the time, Mike's name has been covered by tabloid news and media because of his exceptionally brilliant career and personal relationships. Mike is married to fellow journalist Alison Chinchar. Let's find more about their married life here.

Meteorologist Mike Bettes' Married Life And Relationship 

Mike married to none other than freelancing CNN meteorologist Alison Chinchar in October 2012. The couple organized their wedding ceremony in Atlanta, Georgia. Mike has not talked more about his private life; so, we do not have complete information about his wedding ceremony.

This couple is very happy with each other and has already celebrated four happy years together. In July 2014 Alison announced that she was pregnant and soon she would give birth to a baby.

This news went viral on and it was covered by almost all top news agencies. At the beginning of 2015, finally, they welcomed their first baby as a gift of their marital relationship. Mike posted a picture on Twitter after the birth of their son named Landen Benjamin Bettes on January 31, 2015.


What I'm most thankful for this year, my family and our new addition. Happy Thanksgiving!

A photo posted by Mike Bettes (@mikebettes) on

Bettes said that his baby was healthy with a weight of 8 pounds and 3 ounces. After one year, Mike, his wife, and baby were seen in a new year vacation, and the picture was posted on her Instagram.

Besides this, some sources claimed that he was married to his co-worker Stephaine Abrams, a meteorologist of The Weather TV and they were separated after four months of their marriage. However, he has not talked about the rumor yet.

His Previous Married Life With Stephanie Abrams 

Mike was previously married to American television meteorologist Stephanie Abrams. The two have been working together for The Weather TV for many years. After working together for some time, they started dating.

Mike popped out the question and they were engaged in a private ceremony, after some months. Then they exchanged their vows and their onscreen chemistry was always evident. Many problems were arises in their marriage life and started living separately and finally got divorced. 

Sources reported that Mike has two children Tallmadge Bettes and Ohio Bettes. But, it is yet to be revealed who is the biological mother of these kids. 

Know More About Alison Chinchar

Alison Chinchar is an American meteorologist from Ohio, U.S.A. She is currently working as an anchor on CNN and she worked for WXIA-TV, previously. Alison graduated from Ohio State University.

Recently, Alison lives in Atlanta, Georgia, with supportive husband Mike and baby boy Landen.

Mike Bettes' Interests

Mike Bettes likes to surf the Internet, watch college football (especially Ohio State football) and work out. He collects sports cards and bobbleheads too. Talking about his interest in the field of music, he likes Rock, Classic Rock, Country, Jazz, New Age and, Polk.

And some of his favorite artists are Bruce Springsteen, Oscar Peterson, Dave Mathews Band, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Jimmy Buffet, Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Ray LaMontagne, and John Mayer

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