A monsoon storm hit the region hard Thursday evening, bringing high winds, low visibility and a massive wall of rolling dust from the south – 70 miles WIDE and 5,000 feet HIGH. This was a huge Arizona dust storm barreling across the southeast Valley. Just loot at the pictures by yourself!
WOW! Did you see how fast the sand is moving? Amazing! Here you go again:
Within minutes, the visibility turned from good to bad:
And here a few pictures:
By 6:30 p.m., the wall of dust was headed directly toward the ASU Tempe campus and toward the airport, where planes were landing.
Probably terrifying for the pilots! Take care!