Prev 3 of 37 Next View full size View slideshow View more information Dust storm in NSW Dust storm in NSW New dust storm has hit NSW this morning. It was not as severe as the one pictured here from 23rd of September, never the less the visibility has been greatly reduced and the duct particles were easily detectable during breathing. Authorities issued another health warning for the asthmatics. It has been reported scientists are afraid the dust storm has originated from Woomera in South Australia, where the uranium is mined, thus raising a possibility the dust may carry radioactive particles. If proven true this would indeed be a serious health hazard for everyone in NSW and QLD.