When it reaches the ground, the air is deflected forward and sweeps up surface debris in its turbulence as a dust storm.
Barry's grandfather had perished in a dust storm in the Sahara.
"And the terrible thunder storm, and the bursting reservoir, and the dust storm in the bad lands," continued the girl.
Snow-drifts are mild visitations of Providence compared with a dust storm or whirlwind.
Moreover the yellow haze round the sun and the pillars of sand that span about the wady indicated a dust storm not far off.
On the 27th there was a very unpleasant wind and dust storm which lasted for hours.
And the dust storm he kicked up behind—he hoped Mary V got her eyes full, darn her!
Have you ever been in a dust storm or have you read of caravans caught in such storms in the Sahara Desert?
Yacoot had followed them for some miles, but eventually lost them in the dust storm.
Besides suffering from a dust storm, Kansas was stricken by floods due to heavy rain in some parts of the state.