When Politics Interfered With Weather Forecasting – H. Dorian

From the WashPost: New emails show how President Trump roiled NOAA during Hurricane Dorian

A trove of newly released documents released on Friday evening provide the clearest glimpse yet into how President Trump’s inaccurate statements, altered forecast map and tweets regarding Hurricane Dorian’s forecast path rattled top officials along with rank and file scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in September.

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