Stories tagged: dust storm
Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
A dust storm that blew into Spokane from the Columbia Basin on Tuesday caused “very unhealthy” air quality in Spokane. Winds are expected to die Tuesday night, according to the …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
NASA is anxious to hear from its dust-silenced Mars rover, Opportunity, as the planet’s red skies clear.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
NASA’s seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm that is enveloping the red planet and blotting out the sun.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 2:28 p.m.
New statistics released Thursday underscored what many visitors to India already know: This country has the most polluted cities in the world.
Wed., Oct. 30, 2013, 8:36 a.m.
CASA GRANDE, Ariz. — Authorities in Arizona say three people are dead and at least 12 others injured after a dust storm led to multiple crashes on Interstate 10 between …
Fri., June 7, 2013, 10:24 a.m.
A dry cold front crossing the Inland Northwest today is likely to kick up gusty winds and dust this afternoon.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2012, 3:21 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Spokane this afternoon has added a freeze warning on top of a red-flag warning for high fire danger from a wind storm that has kicked …
Fri., Oct. 9, 2009, 7:40 a.m.
Blowing dust was reported in Grant County on Friday, and cold temperatures were swept into the Inland Northwest on an arctic front that has set the stage for several of …
Fri., Oct. 9, 2009
Wind, blowing dust in the Columbia Basin and potentially damaging cold are expected today across the Inland Northwest as a polar front sweeps into the region and hangs around through …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2009
A dust storm caused several accidents in Central Washington and closed Interstate 90 in both directions west of Ritzville on Sunday, while gusting winds brought scattered power outages to areas …