Currently lives in Paducah KY. Chief Meteorologist since 2007 overing the evening broadcast. Community Service-National Weather Service. Family from: Small Village in Lika, Croatia. Jennifer Rukavina is proud to have followed her dreams of becoming a meteorologist and working to educate through public out reach concerning weather & climate.
It was a goal she has had since she was a small child who was scared of thunderstorms. Employed by the same television station for the past 13 years at the NBC Affiliate, WPSD Local 6 in Paducah, Kentucky. Jennifer began as the weekend meteorologist and then promoted to Chief Meteorologist in 2007 covering the evening broadcasts.
Jennifer’s work has been recognized with one Edward R. Murrow Award, three Emmy Nominations, 3-time Best Weather Award recipient by the Kentucky Associated Press, and One Best “Series/Documentary” Award by the Kentucky Associated Press, and most recently the Glen Gerberg Weather & Climate Summit Awards for Outstanding Accomplishment-Contribution.Show More