Massive Sandstorm Overruns Saudi Capital


riyadh sand storm



” A massive sandstorm overran Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh on Wednesday followed by heavy rain, bringing traffic to a halt and forcing people to stay indoors.”




This is a sand storm from 2012 just to give the reader some idea of what they are like .




” Khaled Zaqaziq, a weather expert, told Al Arabiya News that the impact of the sandstorm was slowed by the rain in the capital. But when the storm moved to a dry area to the south, it picked up again.”


Al Arabiya