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    Sand Cloud

    Desert storm: Huge cloud of sand descends on Chinese village | Mail Online



    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencete...e-village.html


    The sand cloud reminds us of the Great Depression Days.

    Looks like the weather is going wacky. Then there was the Guatemala sinkhole.


    Central America floods, mudslides kill 142 - Weather- msnbc.com



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    Re: Sand Cloud

    Sand cloud like that would be enough for me to sell all I own and move to Iowa. We may be boring here, but at least we aren't that!



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    Re: Sand Cloud

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Sand cloud like that would be enough for me to sell all I own and move to Iowa. We may be boring here, but at least we aren't that!
    The Mummy Sand Cloud?




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    Re: Sand Cloud

    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    The Mummy Sand Cloud?


    I would let it eat me. Curiosity of whats on the other side would win me over.



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    Re: Sand Cloud

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    I would let it eat me. Curiosity of whats on the other side would win me over.
    Other side: Eternal damnation to Sioux City.



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    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    Other side: Eternal damnation to Sioux City.
    NOoooooooooooooo!



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    Re: Sand Cloud

    I read a great book about the dust bowl ( The Worst Hard Time by Tim Eagan) and it described dust storms that started in TX and went all the way to Washington DC before ther subsided. Great (and easy) read if you like history books. May father remembers red dust settling in western Iowa that came from TX and OK.



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    Re: Sand Cloud

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    NOoooooooooooooo!
    Now look, you don't have to wonder anymore. Your life is the same.



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