The Weather Channel, which was recently replaced on DirecTV's lineup with WeatherNation, had this to say about its smaller competitor in a recent tweet.
The comment caught the attention of several meteorologists and watchers who were stunned by the attack.
The Weather Channel later deleted the tweet and issued an apology for the "bad pun."
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