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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10:00 a.m. update: Rain has begun in portions of Cape May and Cumberland counties. In genera…
The decision whether to leave the air conditioner on at night or let the breeze roll in will…
Joe Martucci, the POAC's staff meteorologist
Joe, a two-time New Jersey Press Association winner in 2018, is responsible for the four distinct seasons that call South Jersey home. Living in a region with a rich shore and agricultural history, Joe is keenly aware of the impact weather has on the tourism and economy.
Before The Press, Joe worked as a private consulting Meteorologist in New Jersey. Joe earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from Rutgers University and is also a member of the American Meteorological Society.
Look for Joe's daily forecast videos, storm updates, articles, explainers and more here. Joe also performs numerous public outreach and school visits per year. You can e-mail Joe your story ideas and weather tips and follow Joe below.