Meteorologist Joe Martucci talk with students at Washington Avenue Elementary School's TV production team after the morning announcements Tuesday Feb 27, 2018. (The Press of Atlantic City / Edward Lea Staff Photographer)

On Tuesday morning, I returned back to Washington Avenue Elementary School in Pleasantville to help with the morning announcements. The news team is made up of 4th and 5th graders. For being so young, they have that going like a well oiled machine. Ms. Tina Favre, the teacher in charge of the program, said that she barely needs to be there and they have it up and running. Nice job everyone! 

They were better than me. I did not start going in front of the camera until I went to Rutgers. 

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This is my first newspaper but not my first forecast for NJ. I graduated with a B.S. in Meteorology from Rutgers. Two TV internships gave me a taste for the newsroom. Then, after nearly 4 years in private NJ weather, I'm forecasting South Jersey for you.

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