Dust storm 7 August 2016

Good weather for dust storms these days here in Iceland, dry and sunny and windy every once in a while.

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The MODIS image above (Image courtesy of NASA MODIS/Rapidfire), taken 14:50 on 7 August 2016, show that pretty well.

Quite windy in the SE-Iceland, as one can see from the wind velocity at Kirkjubæjarklaustur.

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There was an activity south of Langjökull, slightly visible white/grey plume in the figure, caught by an aerial photographer leikfok við Langjökul (RÙV)

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