Stands By Reporter
Accused of Exaggerating Hurricane Danger
9/16/2018 7:28 AM PDT
The Weather Channel is standing agency … backing the reporter who appeared getting ready to getting blown away by Hurricane Florence as others behind him strolled together with no problem.
Reporter Mike Seidel is getting skewered on social media after doing a stay shot the place he appears on the verge of dropping his footing, exclaiming, “This is about as nasty as it’s been.” Meanwhile, 2 guys are strolling behind him with zero issues.
The Weather Channel has an evidence … “It’s important to note that the 2 individuals in the background are walking on concrete, and Mike Seidel is trying to maintain his footing on wet grass, after reporting on-air until 1:00 AM ET this morning and is undoubtedly exhausted.”
Watch the video carefully and check out Mike’s pants … you do see fairly robust gusts.
So far 14 individuals have died on account of Florence.