Proving that this city is 90 percent bugs during the summer time, the National Weather Service New Orleans radar this week showed a giant swarm of termites.
We're used to seeing bird flocks on radar at sunrise, but it looks like insect swarms are getting picked up tonight. pic.twitter.com/ohord8G8lJ— NWS New Orleans (@NWSNewOrleans) May 30, 2016
An animation on the NWS New Orleans' tweet shows the termites engulfing the Greater New Orleans area plague-style.
Termite swarming season typically runs through June.
• Swarm of termites shows up as cloud on weather radar [UPI]