WATCH: Strange Weather Phenomenon Caused By Intense Heat Seen in Murcia, near Costa Blanca

A dust storm has been spotted in Murcia, near the Costa Blanca after extreme temperatures and intense heat caused this weather phenomenon.

THIS occurs when the surface of the ground is both extremely hot and dry. The fine dust particles are elevated by saltation and suspension, a process which can move soil from one place to another.

This dust storm was sighted in Murcia, more specifically in El Campillio in Moratalla.

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Laura Taylor

Laura Taylor is a graduate from the University of Leeds. At university, she obtained a Bachelors in Communication and Media, as well as a Masters in International Relations.
She is half British and half Spanish and resides in Malaga. Her focus when writing news typically encompasses national Spanish news and local news from the Costa del Sol.

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