That Terrifying Photo Of Tropical Storm Isaac Is A Fake

This photo, which appears to show Tropical Storm Isaac barreling toward the Gulf Coast, is making its rounds on Twitter

Don’t be fooled. 

According to the Bay News 9 the photo is a fake and has been used to illustrate many extreme weather events in the past.  

From the station’s meteorologist Josh Linker:

“It is a Photoshopped picture of a supercell thunderstorm that seems to pop up with a new foreground every time there is a hurricane threat anywhere.”

Fake Hurricane

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