Category Archives: Dust Storm

Arizona dust storms becoming more frequent say experts

August 1, 2012 – ARIZONA – Once considered to be once-in-100-year events, giant dust storms are pounding the U.S. state of Arizona. In a summer of excessive heat and extreme drought, this is not good news. Since June, five dust … Continue reading

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Just another day in Arizona: another day; another massive dust storm

July 30, 2012 – ARIZONA – A second cloud of yellow in less than a week overwhelmed suburban Phoenix on Sunday, mixing with torrential rains and gusty winds that wreaked havoc on midday traffic in the area. The thick wall … Continue reading

Posted in Civilizations unraveling, Drought, Dust Storm, Earth Changes, Earth Watch, Electric power disruption & grid failure, Extreme Weather Event, Heatwave | 21 Comments

Dust storms + drought = Dust Bowl 2.0: Arizona hit by back to back dust storms

July 24, 2012 – PHOENIX — A dust storm, or haboob, enveloped the greater Phoenix area in a cloud of yellow-gray blowing dust on Saturday night. The dust storms are becoming more frequent. For the second time since Saturday, a … Continue reading

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Hot rain falls on Saudi Arabia: highest temperature and humidity combo ever recorded in a rainfall

June 7, 2012 – SAUDI ARABIA – Pilgrims to the holy city of Mekkah (Mecca), Saudi Arabia must have been astonished on Tuesday afternoon, when the weather transformed from widespread dust with a temperature of 113°F (45°C) to a thunderstorm … Continue reading

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High winds send blowing sand 200 meters inland turning New Zealand streets into beaches

December 13, 2011 – NEW ZEALAND – The Hibiscus Coast Highway has looked like a beach track in parts of Orewa as high winds blasted sand dunes, sending clouds of grit to cover homes and gardens up to 200m inland. … Continue reading

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Giant dust storm darkens skies across west Texas

October 18, 2011 – LUBBOCK – Winds gusting at more than 70 mph churned up a dust storm that roiled through the Texas South Plains during the Monday afternoon commute. Dust kicked up by westerly breezes ahead of a strong … Continue reading

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