VIDEO: Haboob takes over Phoenix

posted by Eric Paulsen - 

"Haboob" is a funny word, but it means business. It's a weather phenomenon we don't get here in Wisconsin. The definition of a haboob is a violent and oppressive wind blowing in summer, especially in Sudan, bringing sand from the desert. So is happens a lot near the Sahara Desert in Africa, but the deserts around Arizona see it occasionally, too. It happened this past Sunday in the Phoenix area - check out this time lapse video of how suddenly it can change things!

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