Red Dust Wave/Sandstorm Hits Australia

Imagine seeing this coming towards you. As residents in the town of Onslow (North-Western Australia) prepare for a tropical cyclone, they got to wake up to this red dust sandstorm. It was created by huge amounts of red sand and dust picked up by strong winds in the Indian Ocean. Also known as a haboob. Click the photo for more images.

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