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Missouri River Valley Blowing Dust – 5/5/2020


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  • Location: Camborne
  • Location: Camborne
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Strong winds on the western portion of a deep surface low in association with an exiting shortwave trough resulted in lofted/blowing dust from the IA/NE/MO/KS Missouri River Valley (MRV) southeast across central Missouri. This is a favorable region for winds to go unimpeded, and the lofted dust is likely due in part to sedimentation/silt left behind from the big spring flooding of 2019. Further, it is still early in the planting season, so fields are susceptible to having dirt erosion. Local media shared photos of blowing dust across I-29, which runs along the eastern side of the MRV (Fig 1).

https://satelliteliaisonblog.com/2020/05/06/missouri-river-valley-blowing-dust-5-5-2020/

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