By Katie Moritz Roger Hill has been forecasting weather for listeners of Radio Vermont (WDEV, WLVB, WCVT, and 101 The One) for about eighteen years now. He also freelances. On Friday, May 3rd, Hill took the time to answer the questions below. 1. How did weather first interest you? I was about seven or eight and we were traveling by car, just outside Yellowstone National Park, near Butte Montana, when we encountered a tremendous hail storm (at least in my young mind) which made a huge impact on me. Fierce rainfall within close lightning strikes is a powerful thunderstorm… hail that must have been the size of a golf ball. 2. You learned the trade in the Army; what did that involve? Did you also study on your own? I was involved with the Artillery of the...
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Q & A with Local Forecaster Roger Hill