Huge ladybug swarm shows up on weather radar

Posted at 9:11 AM, Jun 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-06 10:32:49-04

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, Cali. — Nope, that's not rain on the radar over San Diego County, California on Tuesday.

It's actually a swarm of ladybugs!

You heard that right.

So many ladybugs are flying around the area -- it was picked up on the National Weather Service's radar.

The "Bloom" as it is called measured about 80 miles wide!

While the prospect of seeing a massive collection of bugs flying around might seem terrifying -- experts say many people on the ground may not have noticed anything different.

The concentration ladybugs was spread out over different elevations -- as they searched of food.

Something typical for this time of year.

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