Updated: 06/02/2017 05:26 PM | First Published: 02/19/2017 06:15 PM

Meteorologist Vivian Brown served at The Weather Channel for 30 years

Meteorologists Vivian Brown and Julie Martin on The Weather Channel's show 'Weather Central Live'

It was in high school days, Brown used to visit the programs offering an internship in meteorology. So she wasted no time after college graduation and made her way to The Weather Channel in 1986. She earned attention after and appearing serving as a weather forecaster in the network’s show Afternoon Outlook. Brown dedicated three years working as a weather anchor for the show.

Afterward, the network offered to work on a show PM Edition Weekend, where she served for 4 years till 2010. She finally met her long-awaited career breakthrough after, she joined late morning-early afternoon weather forecast show Day Planner. Brown served as a co-host of the show until it was canceled and replaced by an all-day form of Weather Center Live in 2013.

In September 2015, Vivian announced her sudden departure from the network, saying “Thirty years ago, I was given the opportunity of a lifetime. It is with great disappointment that I have to announce that this is my last TV broadcast on the network. I am saying goodbye, for now.”

With the emotional departure, she said that viewers made her understand the purpose of life within three decades. She ended the announcement with tearful eyes. The Weather Channel said to The TVNewser, “Vivian Brown is indeed leaving Weather Channel. We are grateful for her many contributions during almost 30 years with the Network. She is a part of the Weather Family, and we wish her all the best.”

Not only Vivian herself but also her fans and The Weather Channel family became sad on her departure. It’s still unknown for what reason she left the major weather forecasting network, where she served almost all years of her career. Referred to as quite a confidential woman, perhaps, she likes keeping things as a suspense.

Starting from the bottom level, Brown has come a long way to the top. Her devotion proved fruitful as she is still remembered as one of the important meteorologists of The Weather Channel.  Undeniably, she amassed a good fortune from her decades-long career, receiving handsome paychecks from the network. However, the exact numerical figure of her salary and net worth is not revealed.