Kelly Costa joins FOX Weather as a meteorologist from NBC-affiliate WWLP in Springfield, Massachusetts, where she was the station’s morning meteorologist. While in Massachusetts, Costa covered a number of winter storms and other extreme weather events. Prior to that, she served as a weather and climate reporter for The Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio and was the first ever digital meteorologist for its sister website Cleveland.com. She graduated with a degree in meteorology from Florida Institute of Technology. During her time at the school, she spent two years in Melbourne, Florida where she worked with the local National Weather Service training with National Hurricane Center Meteorologists.