Carl Arredondo was a Chief Meteorologist at WWL-TV, famous for working as a Former On-camera meteorologist at The Weather Channel (US). Carl commenced his career in weather forecasting from Weather Research Center, where he worked as a meteorologist.
He is adept in his field as he worked as a Chief Meteorologist in KVTV-TV, KZTV-TV, and KVEO-TV before working in The Weather Channel. Working at The Weather Channel allowed him to share experiences with meteorologists all around the world, which was very beneficial to his career.
Carl's passion for the job has amassed himself a great fortune. His net worth is estimated in millions as he earns an average salary of $75K per year.
Even though Carl was one of the best meteorologists in the country, he has now announced his retirement due to his health reasons. The declaration of his retirement has left his fans to worry about him, and wish him luck for his future endeavors.
Carl Arredondo Wife, Family
Carl Arredondo likes to keep his private life low key. There is no information about his wedding or his wife. However, Arredondo has publicly talked about his son, Carl IV, on several occasions and even posted about him on social media.
Carl once posted about his son being the drummer in a band called 'Vyrtigo' in one of his tweets, which showed that he was a proud father. Even though there is limited information about Carl IV’s mother, he once talked about his mom having a boyfriend named Norman in the past in one of his tweets in 2017. So, there is a chance that Carl and his wife separated when Carl IV was a young boy.
There is no further information about Carl's wife or her whereabouts. Although Carl likes to keep most of his relationship matters low-key, he couldn't help but post the pictures with a beautiful Valentine date on his Instagram!
Carl Arredondo enjoys Valentine date with his special lady on 18 February 2019 (Photo: Carl Arredondo's Instagram)
He had also posted the picture with the same mysterious lady on Twitter. When one fan asked if the gorgeous woman was Carl's wife, he replied that she was not his wife, but she was his lady!
There is no further information about this woman, but it does not hide the fact that she is very special for Carl. Maybe he will soon reveal about the wedding bells!
His Health & Eye Surgery
Carl is quite conscious about his health and likes to be in shape. He works out when he can and tries to stay fit.
The meteorologist went through an eye surgery in August 1990, right before he joined WWL-TV. A fan replied to one of the tweets of Carl saying that she remembered him having eye surgery and how he had to stay still the whole time.
Carl Arredondo's viewer mentions his eye surgery on 26 August 2017 (Photo: Carl Arredondo's twitter)
While declaring the news of his resignation from WWL-TV on 25 February 2019, he revealed that his eye was the reason why he could no longer continue the job. Carl also talked about having numerous eye surgeries, but since the ailment was hereditary, it couldn't be of much help. Carl's ophthalmologist, Dr. Ross, has confirmed that he has adult onset Retinitis Pigmentosa or RP.
Initially, Carl used lenses to depreciate the blurriness in the eyes, but he has been a regular eye patient. After slowly losing his eyesight, Carl visited his ophthalmologist, who exclaimed that the condition was critical as Carl's retina was totally off the back of his eye.
Carl Arredondo's Wiki / Age
Carl Arredondo was born on 8 May 1963 as per his wiki. At the age of 55, he weighs 170 lbs (77 kgs). Originally from San Antonio, Texas, he now lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Carl is a family man and still manages to spend quality time with his parents. He does not forget to mention them on his social media on special occasions, so he undoubtedly rejoices their presence and support in his life.
Carl Arredondo wishes his mother on her birthday on 21 December 2018 (Photo: Carl Arredondo's Instagram)
As a child who was fascinated by weather, Carl took all the courses in Maths and Science to grow up and become a meteorologist. He got his Bachelor’s in Meteorology from the University of Saint Thomas in Texas.