Where Do Sandstorms Occur?


Sandstorms are strong winds which carry clouds of sand with them, particularly in a desert. They can take place anywhere there is dry sand or earth combined with the right wind conditions.
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Sandstorms occur in arid regions that are largely covered by sand. Plants and plant roots help sand stay in place, so areas with large amounts of plant life will not be affected by
This wind is usually caused by convection currents (which are created by intense heating of the ground) and is usually strong enough to move entire sand dunes. Air is unstable when
lots of wind blowing very fast over lots of sand. if it is raining it is a rain storm.
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Sandstorms occur mainly in the deserts all over the world, in the period from March to May. It is formed as a result of very dry soil with very less vegetation to anchor and protect it from erosion.
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