A massive dust storm, also known as a haboob, hit Phoenix, AZ on Sunday and the images are amazing!
A surreal image captures a distinct layer in the atmosphere between the thunderstorm above that creates the dust storm below with its herculean updraft.
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Then, this timelapse shows how someone on the ground might experience the sudden onslaught of sand and wind.
Of course, beauty can be found even when mother nature gets violent.