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Dust And Haze

Here Comes the Saharan Dust
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Here Comes the Saharan Dust

The dust in the skies over the Caribbean and Southern United States has distant origins.

Published Jul 1, 2018

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Waves of Dust Over the Red Sea
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Waves of Dust Over the Red Sea

Gravity waves in the atmosphere were made visible by dust blowing from the Sahara Desert.

Published Jun 15, 2018

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Powerful Dust Storms in Western Asia
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Powerful Dust Storms in Western Asia

Winds approached hurricane-force during the late-May event.

Published Jun 3, 2018

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Dust Storm in Saudi Arabia
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Dust Storm in Saudi Arabia

Winds pushed a wall of dust across the Arabian Peninsula in April.

Published Apr 26, 2018

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Vast Dust Storms in the Sahara
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Vast Dust Storms in the Sahara

Even by the standards of the desert interior of Africa, the storms of late March have been intense.

Published Apr 1, 2018

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