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Old 11-01-2013, 22:33   #1
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Red Wave Dust Storm

Anyone seen pics of this storm in western Australia?
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Old 11-01-2013, 22:38   #2
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Re: Red Wave Dust Storm

Someone posted that 3rd picture the other day, but that storm looks totally awesome. Glad I'm not there.
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Old 11-01-2013, 22:39   #3
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Re: Red Wave Dust Storm

Incredible.
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You'd need a hell of a dust cover for that.
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Old 12-01-2013, 09:31   #5
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Funny, not too long ago we were discussing the possibility (or lack thereof) of encountering a Derecho at sea. And here are dramatic pics of exactly that happening!
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Just looking at it makes me pick the dust from my teeth!

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Dear, go into the spares and find me the diesel air filters, would you?

That photo has inspired me:



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Old 12-01-2013, 09:52   #8
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LOL! I'm sure if a travel agent could sell tickets to Mordor, they'd talk someone into it.
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