View Full Version : Dust storm blankets Sydney

09-23-2009, 09:46 AM

The dust blacked out the outback mining town of Broken Hill on Tuesday, forcing one mine to shut down, and then swept east, shrouding Sydney in a red glow on Wednesday morning.

International flights were diverted from Sydney, ferries on Sydney Harbour were suspended and commuter motorists warned to take care on roads as visibility was dramatically reduced.

Health authorities urged people with asthma or breathing difficulties to stay indoors. ...


09-23-2009, 11:05 AM
Sonna will get all dusty!

Dan D. Doty
09-23-2009, 12:55 PM
Wow !

Looks like something out of Road Warrior.