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    Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    Check out some of the pictures and the video at the bottom of the page. Pretty incredible.

    Australia dust storm sweeps across eastern coast | Mail Online



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    Those pics are amazing! I can't imagine how gross it would be to be outside without a mask! Breathing that air can't be good!



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    crikey!



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    This one looks like it came from a Martian horror film.




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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    We get dust storms (they're called haboobs) like this that roll through Phoenix from time to time. Here's a picture of one rolling through Ahwatukee...

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...be/Haboob2.jpg



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    This one looks like it came from a Martian horror film.

    Not sure which is more frightening. The weather or middle aged men in Speedos!!



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    MUST....FIND...KUATO...


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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    This is a clear sign from Cy. He is smiting Australia for not providing him more women's basketball players.


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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    Quote Originally Posted by intrepid27 View Post
    Not sure which is more frightening. The weather or middle aged men in Speedos!!
    You MUST be old if you consider those two guys middle aged



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    Re: Auzzie dust storm turns sky red

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    This one looks like it came from a Martian horror film.

    The one on the left looks like a Cro Magnon emerging from the primordial ooze.


    Last edited by Cyclones_R_GR8; 09-23-2009 at 10:55 AM.

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