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Climate Change / Dust Storms / Texas #1006245

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 01, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Lubbock, Texas: Anna Werner) The increase in dust storms in the Southwest examined; scenes of the October 17 dust storm in Lubbock, Texas and from Arizona and film of the 1930s Dust Bowl shown. [Spectator Kevin WATT††- says the storm looked scary on video.] [Climate expert Richard SEAGER††- links the Texas dust storm to the severe drought.] Weather map shown of how La Nina alters the jet stream trapping dry air. [Cotton farmer Brad HEFFINGTON††- says even weeds don't grow.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Werner, Anna
Duration:
00:02:40

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