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Giant dust storm 'haboob' engulfs Phoenix, Arizona, USA

These stunning images show a huge dust cloud as it engulfs a major American city.


The towering storm hit Phoenix, Arizona, cutting power to thousands of homes, grounding flights and causing traffic chaos.  149 more words

Aviation Alert

Dust Storm Strikes Knocking Down Trees Hits Salt Lake Valley, USA

We had the hottest day of the year along the Wasatch Front Monday, with a high of 103 at the Salt Lake Airport.  


Thunderstorms developed in the afternoon across northwest Utah, but they began to fall apart around 5pm.  134 more words

Structural Damage

Dust storm, rain to hit twin cities during next 24 hours in Pakistan

The twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad are expected to be hit by a dust storm and rain during the next 24 hours, the MET office said on Monday… 65 more words

Flood Alert

Severe dust storm causes mayhem in Uttar Pradesh, India

Two persons were killed in separate incidents of uprooting of trees in Barabanki district as severe dust storm hit parts of Uttar Pradesh. 


Sumitara (55) was sleeping inside her hut when a tree fell upon it, crushing her to death. 140 more words

Structural Damage

Dust storm cuts off power supply in India

The city did not get uninterrupted power supply on Monday. Dust storm made the situation worse in several localities as power supply remained disrupted for more than two hours. 172 more words

Power Outage Alert

Duststorm rips through Florissant, store roof collapses, Southern Colorado, USA

On what was a sunshine-filled day in Southern Colorado, a Florissant business owner and her employees are very thankful they are okay after an afternoon duststorm swept through and severely damaged part of their shop’s roof, Monday. 170 more words

Structural Damage

Dust storm causes huge damage to electrical power company in Kanpur, India

The gusty dust storm which hit the city at a speed of 75-100 km/hour speed on Thursday evening caused huge damage to the Kanpur electricity supply company. 118 more words

Power Outage Alert