Share this on:
 E-mail
6,787
VIEWS
4
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view TomorrowNK's profile
    Posted August 26, 2013 by
    TomorrowNK
    Location
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Severe weather

    Phoenix Dust Storm

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Kim Martinez stood on top of his 15-story condo building in Phoenix and captured this panorama photo of a haboob rolling through town yesterday. At the time of the photo, Martinez estimates he was 1.5 miles away from the dust storm. “The large brown mass in the sky in the right side of the photo is the leading edge of a monsoon-associated dust storm ("haboob") that was approaching from the South. It was ahead of a thunderstorm cell that followed it into Phoenix,” he said. Martinez has lived in Phoenix for 29 years and has witnessed many of these storms.
    - zdan, CNN iReport producer

    Photo taken from north-central Phoenix Arizona at 6:30pm August 26, 2013 panning from NNE to SE showing the approach of a dust wall from the South. The haboob was on the leading edge of a monsoon thunderstorm cell that reached the city soon afterwards.

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story