Paul said dust devils
and even mini tornadoes - funnel clouds that "touch down" on the ground - might be a more common sight in and around Huddersfield given the heatwave forecast for the next few days.
(or traces of them) appear almost everywhere on Mars, from the deep Hellas Basin to the lofty Tharsis volcanic region.
I also noticed that the dust devil
was moving closer.
However, you might be blasted by any sand or dust particles carried along by the dust devil
, which might scratch the visor of your space suit quickly if you were caught outside by this monster," the team said.
Field tests suggest that a dust devil
lifts about 1 gram of dust per second from each square meter of ground over which it passes, says Jacquelin Koch, an atmospheric scientist at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
He said a dust devil
, which starts at ground level, was technically not a whirlwind, which comes down from a thunder cloud.
These types of conditions can send dust devils
spinning, Vasavada added.
The Broom Vac Extra as well as the Dust Devil
and Dust Devil
Deluxe hand vacs feature see-through dirt containers and are available in "more attractive and appealing colors," such as candy-apple red and cloud blue.
Weather experts said the twister was probably a dust devil
usually found in hot desert regions.
London, March 9 ( ANI ): NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured a towering dust devil
reaching half a mile in height swirling across the surface of the red planet.
While specific dollar amounts on Royal's Broom Vac advertising plan were not available, Holcomb noted that, "it will be double what we did on the Dust Devil
cordless," in 1995.