Friday, August 19, 2011

Huge sandstorm in US - video - sweeps across Phoenix, Arizona

A huge sandstorm that swept across Phoenix, Arizona, USA, has been captured on video.

According to the BBC, it is the third time this year that such a storm has raged in the American south West.

The storm is called a haboob and is traditionally seen in the Sahara desert.

BBC video

HABOOB (Wiki link)

Picture: a haboob in Texas in 2009 (Wiki)


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