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Spider startles meteorologist during forecast

Posted by Dana Hatic  June 24, 2013 10:46 AM

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The forecast for Vancouver: cloudy with a chance of spiders.

Canadian meteorologist Kristi Gordon ducked and ran when the screen behind her switched to a live shot, but not the one she expected. Instead of just an aerial of Vancouver, she saw a giant spider hovering over her head.

The insect crawled across the lens of the live camera, magnified on the green screen in the studio, and Gordon ran back and forth below trying to avoid the spider. She recovered to continue her forecast only when the screen switched away from the live shot.

Here's another case of meteorologist vs. bug:

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