Stories by Richard Macey

Next stop, the land of the long brown cloud

The massive dust cloud that turned Sydney red this week was blowing towards New Zealand last night.
A picture shot by NASA's Terra Earth-observation satellite yesterday morning, and processed by the Bureau of Meteorology, above, showed the brown cloud riding on a swirling low pressure system off New Zealand's west coast.

Written by Richard Macey24 Sept. 09 22:00