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Jill Reale

Jill Reale is the StormTracker 2 meteorologist on NewsChannel 2 Daybreak, Sunrise, CW at 7am and at Noon.

Title: Meteorologist

Jill Reale is the StormTracker 2 meteorologist on NewsChannel 2 Daybreak, Sunrise, CW at 7am and at Noon.

Jill joined the StormTracker 2 weather team after graduating cum Laude from SUNY Albany in 2007 with a Bachelor's degree in Meteorology. Jill holds a broadcaster seal from the National Weather Association.

While attending college, Jill interned at WKTV in the summer of 2006 and at WNYT Channel 13 in Albany in the Spring of 2007. Besides interning and competing in the UAlbany and National Forecasting Contests, Jill was involved in the University Dance Council, where she served as Vice President for two years, intramural volleyball ( 6 time champions!!) and supporting the Great Danes Basketball to two NCAA tournaments (UA, U Know).

After living in New Hartford all her life, Jill has learned to love and enjoy the wild winters. She has loved watching the weather ever since she can remember, especially when there were snow days. Her most memorable weather events include the Labor Day Storm, and the 2002 Christmas Day Storm. By far, Jill enjoys the challenge and excitement of forecasting lake effect snow.

In her spare time, Jill enjoys dancing, running, jet skiing, sailing, downhill/cross country skiing, and of course, shopping.

Recent Posts by Jill Reale

Top 5 local weather events of the decade

Here are the top 5 weather events of the decade according to the StormTracker2 Team

Strong to Severe Storms Possible This Afternoon and Evening

Another warm and humid day across Central New York. A cold front moves in later today, bringing a round of showers and thunderstorms to the region.

NewsTalk: Meteorologist Jill Reale breaks down weekend winter storm

A winter storm watch is in effect for all of Central New York for Saturday afternoon into Sunday afternoon.

Winter Storm Warning in effect, several inches of snow likely

The first widespread snowstorm of the season moves into Central New York Thursday evening, continuing into Friday morning.

More rain on the way for Friday

Humid conditions continue for the end of the work week with rain developing late Thursday night into Friday.

Movin' Mondays Twisting Stretch

It is important to stretch your back everyday and I have a perfect stretch for you.

Update on tornado watch

The tornado watch has been dropped for our region.

Thunderstorms Friday Afternoon and Evening

A cold front moves through the region late this afternoon and evening with showers and thunderstorms.

Strong Thunderstorms Possible Thursday Afternoon and Evening

Summer weather continues for today with the chance of thunderstorms this afternoon.

Movin' Mondays Spider Lunges

An easy leg stretch move to get your blood flowing

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