Massive Dust Storm Blows Into City in China's Northwestern Gansu Province

A massive dust storm blew into Jiuquan in China’s Gansu province on July 25, engulfing tourists visiting the ancient Silk Road city.

The province’s weather bureau issued a sandstorm warning for several local counties, expecting strong winds and visibility to drop to up to 100 metres (62 miles).

This video posted to Weibo shows the dust storm rolling into Jiuquan. Credit: u/3873334699 via Storyful

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