Violeta Yas

Violeta Yas Telemundo 62

Violeta is a weather anchor for Telemundo62. You can watch Violeta’s live forecasts weekdays during Telemundo62’s 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m. newscasts.

Violeta joined Telemundo62 in January of 2014. She enjoys covering weather because it affects everyone all the time. “Rain and snow conditions can challenge our viewers but so too can the heat. I want to help people prepare and plan for anything,” said Violeta.

One of her most memorable weather stories was covering Superstorm Sandy.

Violeta attended Rutgers University, New Brunswick, where she received a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Media Studies. She began her weather career in 2010 as a bilingual broadcaster for AccuWeather. Violeta has appeared on Fox News, Fox Business, ABC World News Now, The Big Ten Network, Fox Sports, Telemundo Atlanta, ZBM-TV, and various other Spanish networks.

She loves writing, watching sports, spending time at the beach and playing basketball. She is also a strong supporter of the Boys & Girls Club, having participated as a child.

Connect with Violeta!

Twitter: @YasT62

Facebook: Violeta-Yas

Instagram: violetayas