Woman with Down syndrome fulfills dream of forecasting weather on TV

UNDATED (WKRC) - A Facebook campaign of #MelaniePeutLeFaire, which translates from French to English as "Melanie can do it", has helped a young woman fulfill her lifelong dream of being a meteorologist on TV.

21-year-old Melanie Segard made an appearance on national TV in France this week presenting the weather for a national public channel, France 2.

Mobile users can watch the video here.

CBS News reports that the TV station invited her with help from the organization Unapei.