A blog about the daily life and random thoughts of a horticulturally challenged tree-huggin hippy living in suburban Brisbane.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Dust storm Brisbane
I'm bunkered down inside my house, all the windows are shut. It's sweltering hot, and the light has an eerie orange quality. There is a beautiful breeze, pity i can't let it in. We can barely breathe the dusty air inside let alone the thick orange cloud outside. We are both feeling a little wheezy and our noses are running.
10 am this morning facing south west from my back verandah:
12pm (note the crane- its almost the same view)
10 am facing south from my verandah:
and again at 12pm:
my neighbours backyard:
Braved the dust and went exploring, my son was jumping and running around like a skittish kitten, strange how kids and animals are affected by weather....