Weather Visualization Glitch – Arizona getting 1000+ degrees?!

Take a closer look at the temperatures on the map:

Technical Glitch in Fox Weather News

It’s clearly a technical glitch somewhere, but watch the actual forecast below. Lots to learn from Fox 10 Phoenix weatherman Cory McCloskey on how to not panic, gracefully take control and still get on with the show despite technical glitches. As they say, “Keep Calm, and Carry On”.

When you present visualizations, you are still the storyteller, and you are still in the driver’s seat. You can steer the story especially when you know there’s something not quite right with the viz that it supposed to support your story.

And hey, a little humor also goes a long way.

Here are a couple of articles on the topic:

KTAR News – Arizona Fox weather man rolls with map malfunction like a boss

Time.com – Watch a Weatherman Stay Cool When His Map Shows Ridiculously Hot Temperatures

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