Sep 08 2017

Debunking a Fake Hurricane Map

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryDebunking a Fake Hurricane Map

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Also from last week: someone on Facebook circulated a map showing the path of Hurricane Irma hitting Houston, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a warning on Twitter about fake forecasts (real forecasts only go out five days). Media factchecking service PolitiFact has the details. Fun fact: making a counterfeit or false weather forecast … Continue reading "Debunking a Fake Hurricane Map"