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Violet Scibior

Violet Scibior is the StormTracker 2 Weekend Meteorologist for the NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and NEWSChannel 2 Weekend at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Title: Meteorologist
vscibior@wktv.com

Violet Scibior is the StormTracker 2 Weekend Meteorologist for the NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and NEWSChannel 2 Weekend at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.

She joined the StormTracker 2 team in July 2019, after graduating from SUNY College at Brockport in 2019 with a Bachelor's degree in Meteorology and a minor in Broadcasting. In 2018, she previously worked as a meteorology intern at Spectrum Bay News 9 in Tampa, Fla. Violet also worked as a meteorology intern at WKTV News Channel 2 in 2014.

Violet loves meteorology and has a passion for it. Her favorite type of weather is severe thunderstorms, and she is dedicated to forecasting and tracking them. Her specialty is in microscale meteorology and small-scale interactions. She pays close attention to detail and strives for perfection.

Violet was a competitive figure skater. She went to National Showcase USFS for her showcase routine in 2014. She qualified for nationals by winning first place in her division and again in the final championship round at the Mohawk Valley Classic Meyda Tiffany Showcase Competition.

Violet also enjoys scuba diving across the globe, and has her PADI Open Water Diver certification. Her hobbies include traveling around the world, hiking, running and arts.

Violet spends a lot of time with her cat Barry, a blue mitted Ragdoll, whom she adores.

Recent Posts by Violet Scibior

Virtual celebrations for MLK day

Local organizations held virtual celebrations to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Snowy week ahead

From mostly quiet weather this winter, to a whole week of snow!

Gun seized during traffic stop

Utica Police seized a loaded handgun during a traffic stop last night.

Utica police: More than a dozen cars stolen in one week

Police say more than a dozen vehicles have been stolen in the past week in Utica.

A great weekend for winter activities

Snow arrives this weekend and the Boonville Search and Rescue Mission offers ski and snowshoe rentals.

Restaurant Recovery Fund accepting applications

Today is the first day that New York State restaurants can apply for the Restaurant Recovery Fund.

The Harried Housewife: Mini Banana Chocolate Chip Bread

The Harried Housewife shares her recipe for mini banana chocolate chip bread.

Lack of snow for snowmobiling in CNY

While most snowmobile trails have been closed so far this season, due to below average snowfall, some trails in Old Forge are open.

Snowmobilers fall through ice in Lewis County

A group of snowmobilers are rescued after their snowmobiles fall through thin ice on a small body of water off a trail in Lewis County.

Snow arrives Sunday

A weather system will bring snow showers during the second half of Sunday.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 1279811

Reported Deaths: 41587
CountyCasesDeaths
Queens1600187889
Kings1568738092
Suffolk1298042624
Nassau1160652581
Bronx1069555302
Westchester857231819
New York765463456
Erie524731390
Richmond455161388
Monroe44631780
Rockland32137817
Orange29078656
Onondaga27948535
Oneida16976352
Dutchess16963322
Albany16521260
Niagara12229248
Broome11255260
Saratoga937583
Schenectady8770128
Ulster7822196
Rensselaer6965106
Putnam657675
Chautauqua566064
Chemung5643108
Oswego496169
Ontario477082
Steuben4632131
Cayuga447471
Sullivan388749
Wayne372254
Genesee3689100
St. Lawrence368563
Herkimer368259
Cattaraugus342761
Jefferson327224
Madison317376
Livingston273742
Tompkins270724
Cortland266854
Columbia252472
Allegany237575
Montgomery226575
Tioga222854
Wyoming221244
Clinton220918
Fulton214053
Warren211942
Greene207860
Orleans194569
Chenango179544
Otsego173823
Washington154224
Lewis154024
Seneca123946
Franklin11649
Delaware102923
Essex98819
Schoharie9145
Yates83519
Schuyler72410
Hamilton1471
Unassigned53122
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