Chita Craft (Chita Johnson) Biography
Chita Craft is the morning meteorologist at KHOU 11 News in Houston, Texas, specializing in weather forecasting. She joined KHOU in July 2011 and can be seen each day on KHOU 11 News This Morning.
She came to Houston from KRCR in Redding, California where she was named Best Media Personality two years in a row. However, she received her AMS Seal of Approval and her National Weather Association Seal of Approval and is a member of both organizations.
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Born in Alta Loma, California, as Chita Johnson. The year and date of birth will be soon updatedChita also loves to play tennis and golf. The avid traveler has been skydiving over the Swiss Alps, river rafting down the Ocoee River and rock climbing in Hume Lake.
Chita Craft Marriage
After settling in Houston, Craft met the man of her dreams, Lane Craft. The landsman and longhorn rancher courted her for three weeks over the phone before finally working up the courage to ask her out. Their love story became a Houston sensation, prompting multiple interviews and recounts of the night Lane fell in love with her. Both agree it was at a Rocket’s game. A few dates later, they were inseparable. Craft married Lane in 2016 & had their first child, Les William Craft, in March 2017.
Chita Craft Education
She left the state to attend Arizona State University & later, Mississippi State University. After achieving a B.S. from Mississippi State, Craft went back to California and began her media career in Redding, California at KRCR.
Chita Craft Career
She began her work at KRCR in 2007, where she earned the award “Best Media Personality” for two years in a row. Four years later, in 2011, she left California moved to Texas. There, she took on her current role as KHOU’s morning meteorologist. She decided to become a meteorologist because of her belief that weather affects everyone, often in relatable ways. Her likable personality and extensive reports earned her a large social media following, where she often interacts with fans and KHOU viewers.
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