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==Definition==
 
==Definition==
  
A name given to [[Sand Storm]]s in the Sudan, particularly around the capital, Khartoum
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An intense [[Sand Storm]].
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==Description==
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Haboob is an arabic word meaning "strong wind" and the term, when applied to a sand or dust storm tends to be mean a storm generated by a [[Gust Front]].
  
 
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*[[Sand Storm]]
 
*[[Sand Storm]]
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Revision as of 16:54, 26 June 2008

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Definition

An intense Sand Storm.

Description

Haboob is an arabic word meaning "strong wind" and the term, when applied to a sand or dust storm tends to be mean a storm generated by a Gust Front.

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