Meteorologist Leaving Tampa’s WFLA

By Andrew Gauthier 

Tampa Tribune

After seven years at News Channel 8, meteorologist Jennifer Hill is leaving the station.

She says that she and her husband have decided to return to their home state of Oregon.

Her contract ends this month, and she has agreed to stay until a replacement is found.

“It was a series of things that went into the decision,” she says. “Our parents, who are on the West Coast, have had health issues this year, and it’s hard for us being so far away. I am very family-oriented, and I want to spend more time with my 5-year-old son, Chance. So we decided that it’s just time to go home.” More…