Friday, October 26, 2012

Hurricane - Halloween Puns

Since the weather reporters won't resist making horrible Halloween hurricane puns, I have to choice but to record them. (Please feel free to send along - and site, all you find):

Hurricane Sandy, winter storm hybrid, dubbed a "Frankenstorm" by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Meteorologists expect a natural horror show of high wind, heavy rain, extreme tides and maybe snow  - Huffington Post

"Mother Nature is not saying, `Trick or treat.' It's just going to give tricks."- Jeff Masters, meteorology director of the forecasting service Weather Underground

Hurricane Sandy could be a Halloween nightmare for USA- abc news. 



I stand corrected - there will be no puns

Partly to underline the seriousness of the situation, The Weather Channel has refrained from using the "Frankenstorm" nickname coined by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration last week when the storm was a model on its computer forecasts.
"Being cute about this storm is not the right idea," Norcross said.

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