Bruce Sussman has been in the news industry and talking about weather for more than 15 years. After graduating from the University of Missouri, he worked at KAPP35-TV in Yakima. Then, KHQ-TV in Spokane. Next was KGW-TV in Portland for 10 years. And then the Chief Meteorologist for Koin Local 6 Portland for 7 years. He now does fill-in weather and anchoring for KATU.
Bruce Sussman Weather Family History
Bruce Sussman says weather’s in his genes because he comes from a long line of meteorologists. People often ask him if he’s related to the Brian Sussman who did weather in the bay area or Brad Sussman who did weather in Cleveland. The answer to both questions is yes. They’re his cousins.
Bruce Sussman Portland
Bruce has been married for over 18 years to his wife Kelli and they have two young sons that keep life busy, fun and full of energy! Bruce enjoys living in Portland and enjoys forecasting northwest weather.
Bruce Sussman Weather Awards
His weather career honors include back-to-back Emmy Awards in 2005 and 2006 for “Best Weather Anchor” in the Northwest. He has also was nominated for Emmy’s in 2007 and 2008.