Video: Lubbock station catches ‘wall of dirt’ overtaking city on camera

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LUBBOCK, Texas (KLBK) — During the 6 p.m. hour on Wednesday, a wall of dirt–also known as a haboob–hit Lubbock with impressive (or impressively bad) results.

The National Weather Service reported a wind gust at 61 miles per hour south of Wolfforth as the wind storm hit Lubbock.  

The NWS issued a dust storm warning at 6:21 p.m., which stretched from south of Tahoka to north of Plainview. 

The NWS said there were reports of zero visibility including Interstate 27 north of Lubbock. 

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