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Week 25 - Monsoon Season

Last week, our monsoon officially kicked off.  We haven’t had any real rain or dust storms until yesterday.  I received three alerts about incoming dust storms.   78 more words

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"Haboob" First Dust Storm 2015, Hits Phoenix Area

The term “Haboob” (Arabic: هَبوب‎ habūb “blasting/drafting”),  is exclusively used by Sudanese people. Hobab is a Sudanese local dialect, other Arab countries use the word (Al Riah). 231 more words

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What to do when driving during a dust storm

Dust storms and the Monsoon. They go hand in hand along Interstate 10. ADOT and the Arizona Department of Public Safety recommend the following driving tips when encountering a low-visibility dust storm: 216 more words

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Haiku - Drought

This haiku was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by “Lillian The Home Poet“.

Cracked earth craves relief
parched crops crumble, seedlings lost… 20 more words

Poetry

Dust Storm Causes Multiple Crashes On Highway 287

LAMAR, Colo. (CBS4) – Highway 287 at mile marker 71, south of Lamar, is still closed Thursday morning after a crash Wednesday evening.

It began around 7:00 p.m. 28 more words

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Dust storm in Rajasthan claims 19 lives

ఇసుక తుఫాన్.. 19 మంది మృతి

 

రాజస్థాన్‌లో మంగళవారం సాయంత్రం సంభవించిన ఇసుక తుఫాను కారణంగా మరణించిన వారి సంఖ్య 19కి చేరింది. 60 మందికి పైగా గాయపడ్డారు….. Continue Reading

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Haboob!

. . . . not Hoodoo or Whoohoo!

While living on the outskirts of Phoenix I witnessed several extreme dust storms, also known by the Arabic name of… 141 more words

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