Is a sandstorm the same as a dust storm? How & where do sandstorms occur? What does all the sand that gets blown away during a sand storm go? Answers here!
Dust And Dirt
Curious about dust and dirt and how they can affect local weather? Here you'll find reasons why sandstorms and dust storms occur. Our weather gurus also tell you where the sand goes during a sandstorm.
Dust storms are caused by wind sweeping up dry soil. These dust storms can move massive amounts of debris for hundreds of miles and cause tremendous devastation.