Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Flights delayed as dust storm hits Phoenix area - CNN.com

Flights delayed as dust storm hits Phoenix area - CNN.com



A massive dust storm enveloped areas of Arizona on Tuesday night, causing low visibility and delaying flights in and out of the state's largest airport.

The violent dust or sandstorm called a haboob typically occurs over desert land and can stretch thousands of feet high, according to the National Weather Service.

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