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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

Celeste Friend's First Town Hall

This Monday, February 24th, is Celeste Friend's first Town Hall meeting from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Notre Dame Elementary School.

Warm weather sticks around

We will have some warmer weather headed our way with well above normal temperatures for this time of year starting Sunday and lasting into the midweek.

New e-cigarette legislation concerns

The Trump Administration put a policy into effect, that includes loopholes for the e-cigarette industry allowing thousands of flavored e-cigarette products to remain available in kid friendly flavors.

A wintry mix Tuesday

A system will move into the region Tuesday morning bringing a wintry mix with heavy accumulating snow until Tuesday night.

Audrey Ventura from Universal Wellness talks about Heart Month

Audrey Ventura from Universal Wellness talks about Heart Month with yoga poses you can do to stretch your heart and benefit your cardiovascular system.

Teen Dating Awareness Month

YWCA CEO Dianne Stancato joined us for Newstalk to discuss domestic violence in teen relationships.

Fundraiser spaghetti dinner for organ refurbish

St. Paul’s Universalist Church in Little Falls is holding a spaghetti supper Sunday, February 16th, to raise money to refurbish the church’s historic organ.

Cold weather this Valentine's Day

This Valentine's Day is very cold and breezy winds make it feel even colder, which brings the risk for hypothermia.

United Way says thank you to fundraisers

United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica made visits to local businesses, including Rising Phoenix Holdings Corporation, to say thank you with cookies from a local bakery.

Temperature roller coaster this week

Starting this week with mild weather, but towards the end of the week it will get cold quickly.

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