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Amateur Weather Man on the Autism Spectrum Goes Viral

January 29, 2015

Frankie MacDonald, a Nova Scotia man on the autism spectrum, is gaining fame and legions of fans for his creative and passionate YouTube weather reports that are raking in millions of views, CBCNews reported. His family says he has had an interest in the weather started at a young age. 

The recent Northeast snowstorm, Juno, led Frankie to create weather predictions that eventually got picked up by Buzzfeed, launching Frankie to worldwide fame.

Fans showed their support for Frankie and his love for the weather on Twitter: