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The whole build up and event itself truly unique. Thread should be archived.

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Fascinating sequence from NASA showing how Ophelia picked up the dust (brown) from the Sahara and then the smoke (white) from the fires in Spain and Portugal and wafted it over the UK to give us those spectacular red skies and sunsets.


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7 minutes ago, Blessed Weather said:

Fascinating sequence from NASA showing how Ophelia picked up the dust (brown) from the Sahara and then the smoke (white) from the fires in Spain and Portugal and wafted it over the UK to give us those spectacular red skies and sunsets.


Wow.Just shows how far widespread the pollution travelled.

Thanks for sharing.

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Classic thread, storm.


One poster just the other day said how amazed he would be if a tropical storm passed near the Azores. Already happened! Came within miles of the Irish coast as a hurricane. :yahoo::drunk-emoji:

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