Dust over Arabia

shown on a NASA image

We have been having over a week of dusty skies covering Oman. Unusually it really does cover the entire country as I found on my drive to Salalah last week. And here is the reason –

Dust over Arabia
Dust over Arabia

an enormous dust cloud moving down from Iraq and spreading out over the Arabian Sea. Of course its not one of my photos so  – a nice thank you to NASA for the image