This video is a digital animation and does not show a deadly storm in Oman

Published on 28/10/2021 at 16:16

A video of a gathering storm looming over a coastal city is being shared on social media with a claim that it shows Hurricane Shaheen, a deadly cyclone that recently caused widespread damage in Oman. The claims are false; the clip was created with animation software and a composite image back in 2019.