Image: Taken in the air by a commercial airline passenger coming into Sydney.
Breaking News: There’s a large dust storm heading for Sydney
A Sydney Dust Storm is on the way.
A huge dust storm is heading toward Sydney and other coastal areas.
High winds across the state is seeing top soil blowing in from south-west interior areas of NSW.
Canberra and towns in western New South Wales have already experienced severe winds, trees down and powerlines damaged. The thick dust has decreased visibility and has been responsible for at least one car accident.
Large trees fall outside Parliament House in Canberra.
Thick dust is in the air and people with breathing conditions are urged to stay indoors.
Images from regional areas. Sydney Dust Storm expected tonight.
Passengers on a commercial flight from Perth to Brisbane said the dust storm stretched 1000kms
Incoming – What to expect for the Sydney Dust Storm
The dust storms are so bad that there is a public health emergency in the ACT.
Air quality in the ACT is deteriorating due to dust storm, ACT Health said.
The local health authority is advising Canberrans who are experiencing difficulty breathing to seek medical attention. In the event of a medical emergency, call 000, they said.
More images of the stunning dust storm moving toward the coast and Sydney from the air.
Satellite Image: Huge dust storm heading toward Sydney
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Dust storm on the outskirts of Sydney
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