A huge dust storm has reached Sydney with millions of homes, buildings and cars set to be caked in dust overnight.

High winds in NSW have created huge plumes of dust in the atmosphere.

Pink plume on satellite indicates thick dust in atmosphere.

Dry top soils in drought ravaged areas have been picked up by the winds. With thick dust carried westward toward the coast.

The Sydney basin and metro area are now impacted.

Sydney CBD covered in dust

People with breathing difficulties should remain indoors.

Images from radar and satellite showed a huge cloud of dust moving toward Sydney.

Passengers on commercial aircraft earlier shared images of the dust in the atmosphere as the sun set.

Sydney’s dust

Earlier : A huge Sydney Dust Storm on the way.

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