Amazing “wall of sand” hits Australia

These incredible and bizarre photos and video show a huge dust storm off the coast of Australia.

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Dust storm in Australia – @michaelhayes


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This freak weather storm was captured near the town of Onslow in north-western Australia.

It is believed the dust was whipped up by winds in the dry hot Australian deserts before heading out over the Indian Ocean

This type of massive dust storm is known  as a haboob by meteorologists. It is rare for them to be captured on camera.



3 Replies to “Amazing “wall of sand” hits Australia”

  1. The images you are posted in this blog is really too good.

  2. Now, Australia’s first cyclone of the storm season is intensifying off the country’s northwest and is expected to start affecting coastal areas in mining powerhouse Western Australia state from today, according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (ABM).

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