People Are Sharing Photoshopped Pics Of Sharks As A Tribute To Hurricane SharkThe same photoshopped shark has been showing up during hurricanes for years.By by Jane LytvynenkoBuzzFeed News Reporter and by Liza HicksBuzzFeed StaffPosted on September 11, 2017, 7:02 pmTwitterFacebookLink Meet Hurricane Shark, the photoshopped fish who shows up in the street whenever a hurricane hits. @Jeggit / Twitter / Via Twitter: @Jeggit This is him in 2011 during Irene. @salma_khan / Twitter / Via Twitter: @salma_khan In 2012, he was in New Jersey for Hurricane Sandy. @kdekranis9 / Twitter / Via Twitter: @kdekranis9 And he was there in 2016 for Hurricane Matthew. He's a dedicated storm chaser, and now he's made his way to Florida just in time for Hurricane Irma. @mopage19 / Twitter / Via Twitter: @mopage19 Hurricane Shark's image is taken from a 2005 issue of Africa Geographic. From there, someone put him in a photo of a flooded highway, and Hurricane Shark was born. Africa Geographic Hurricane Shark is so committed to making an appearance during hurricanes, some think he deserves a paycheck. @Singlemaltfiend / Twitter / Via Twitter: @Singlemaltfiend In fact, it's possible he actually rode the hurricane to Florida. Facebook / Via facebook.com The above image is not real. It was created using the website breakyourownnews.com, according to the easy-to-miss watermark in the top right. One guy claims Hurricane Shark outswam Olympic medalist Michael Phelps. @Leafs24Seven / Twitter / Via Twitter: @Leafs24Seven At least one person reported that the shark was getting up close and personal with travelers. @thepacketrat / Twitter / Via Twitter: @thepacketrat And now it seems Hurricane Shark brought friends, including Left Shark. Sam Stein @samstein Insane. Sharks seen on the streets of Miami #irma Mon Sep 11 15:49:50 UTC+0000 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite @samstein / Twitter / Via Twitter: @samstein @rexdangerseeker / Twitter / Via Twitter: @rexdangerseeker Shopping Shark is here, too. @tomwatson / Twitter / Via Twitter: @tomwatson This shark bro really hates cyclists, according to this totally real dash cam video. Mark Stern @mfstern @jessebwatters hope you are reporting about the shark in the water in Miami. Mon Sep 11 16:30:56 UTC+0000 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite @mfstern / Twitter / Via Twitter: @mfstern And to complete the gang, a bodybuilder shark was spotted outside Naples. @rajandelman / Twitter / Via Twitter: @rajandelman We can only guess what drives Hurricane Shark to travel such long distances. @realstephenport / Twitter / Via Twitter: @realstephenport But what we can do is wish luck to our omnipresent friend. Godspeed, little guy. Godspeed. @RaychelBriggs / Twitter / Via Twitter: @RaychelBriggs View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Here's A Running List Of Misinformation About Hurricane Irma Live Updates: Outer Bands Of Hurricane Irma Begin To Lash Florida As It Batters Cuba Jane LytvynenkoBuzzFeed News ReporterContact Jane Lytvynenko at email@example.com.Got a confidential tip? 👉 Submit it hereLiza HicksBuzzFeed StaffLiza Hicks is the Supervising Producer and Content Lead for BuzzFeed Canada and is based in Toronto. She's really into baking right now.Contact Liza Hicks at firstname.lastname@example.org.