Indra Petersons is an American meteorologist known for her work on CNN and NBC. She worked as a weather anchor for CNN’s “New Day”, an early morning program. She also worked as a meteorologist in Los Angeles for KABC-TV. She currently works as a meteorologist for NBC News.
Indra has spent years building a career one can be proud of and it is safe to say that she has achieved her goal.
Bio & Age
Indra Valija Petersons was born on the 22nd of June, 1980 to Silvija and Dr Viesturs T. Petersons, a neurosurgeon. She was born and raised in Los Angeles. The meteorologist, who is of Latvian descent, has two older sisters – Brita and Astra. Because of her Latvian ancestry, Indra is bilingual and speaks Latvian fluently.
She attended La Cañada High School where she graduated from in 1998. Other notable alumni who attended La Cañada High School include Michael Cunningham, Doug Davidson, Chris Holmes, Phil Joanou Mark Riebling, Matt Whisenant, Chris D’Elia, Trace Cyrus, Brian Behlendorf, David Lipsky, Kate Hansen and Colin Morikawa. Clearly, La Cañada High School is good at producing stars.
She then went on to study Atmospheric Physics at the University of Arizona where she graduated from in 2002 with her Bachelor of Science Degree. She also minored in Business, Physics and Math while at the University of Arizona, proving she is more than just a pretty face.
The University of Arizona is another school notable for producing celebrities such as Samaire Armstrong, Jerry Bruckheimer, Tom Chilton, Rick Hoffman, John Hughes, Kourtney Kardashian, Greg Kinnear, Craig T. Nelson, Caroline Rhea, Nicole Richie, David Foster Wallace, Kate Walsh, Kristen Wiig and Christine Woods.
Indra Petersons Husband
Indra is married to Jake Wood, a former United States Marine Corps Scout Sniper. The two got married on the 10th of August 2013.
Jake – who is from Bettendorf, Iowa – and Indra have a very happy married life from all accounts. The two are considered very private as they rarely put much of their personal relationship online. However, it is known that the two love to travel the world together, exploring. They are also both very fit and very attractive and it is safe to say that they both put in the effort required to take care of their physiques. As the saying goes, “A couple that works out together, stays together”.
Salary, Net Worth & Career
Indra Petersons currently has a modest net worth of $650,000. In 2002, she got her career start as a meteorologist by working in El Paso, Texas for KVIA-TV. Later that year, she relocated to Santa Barbara, California to work for KEYT-TV. Seeking career growth, in 2003, she became a weather producer and reporter on environment issues at KABC-TV in California. She remained at KABC till she left for CNN in 2013 when she began doing the weather segment for CNN’s New Day and CNN’s Newsroom. She worked with CNN till she left for NBC News.
To fully understand her level of expertise in her field, you must know that not just anybody gets the opportunity to work for both NBC News and CNN. With that kind of pedigree, you can understand why she is a successful meteorologist.
Currently, her exact salary is undisclosed.
Feet, Legs, Body Measurements
Considering how attractive she is, it is understandable why many people are curious about her body measurements; it is a common occurrence with beautiful women. Indra stands above average height at 6′ 1″; to put that into perspective – the average female height is 5′ 4″ and the average male height is 5′ 10″. She stands at the same height with Channing Tatum, Henry Cavill, Brigette Nelson, Karlie Kloss, Venus Williams, Cristiano Ronaldo and Jay Z. She also weighs 62 kgs, which complements her height very well.
Her body measurements are 33-24-35 inches.
Besides her height and weight, people tend to be curious about her legs and feet – yes, her legs and feet. Admittedly, she has really nice legs which are no doubt a result of her time spent in the gym. Her shoe/feet size is 7.5 US, which can be considered average size.
Indra Petersons Height, Weight And Other Quick Facts
Full Name: Indra Valija Petersons
Height: 6′ 1″
Weight: 62 kg
Date of Birth: June 22, 1980
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California
Education: University of Arizona
Marital Status: Married
Astrological Sign: Cancer
Net Worth: $650 thousand dollars