Do You Get Too Many Weather Forecasts?

How was your Eclipse experience? Did the eclipse change your weather? Was their too much hype around the eclipse? With high coverage from ‘weather’ oriented sources, are we seeing signs that people get too much input from weather folks? Everywhere we turn there are weather forecasts, does this translate into weather forecast/information overload and lead in part to the negative bias toward meteorologists?

Here are some links from items discussed in this episode:

  • A security researcher discovered AccuWeather app tracked, shared your location — even if you ‘opt out’
    • https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2017/08/23/security-researcher-discovered-accuweather-app-tracks-and-shares-your-location-even-if-you-opt-out/
  • 6 Ways Weather Could Change During the Great American Eclipse
    • https://weather.com/science/weather-explainers/news/eclipse-change-weather-2017
  • What Is It About The Weather on Undaunted
    • http://ritualmisery.com/podcasts/und/mark-jelinek-is-undaunted/
  • What Is It About The Weather on Ritual Misery
    • http://ritualmisery.com/podcasts/rmp/e0139/

And now for the episode …

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