‘Godzilla cloud of dust” Sahara covers the Caribbean on its way to US | World news

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A vast cloud of Sahara dust covering the Caribbean as it heads to the united states with a size and concentration that experts say has not been seen in half a century.The Air quality across most of the region have reached a record “hazardous” levels and the experts who dubbed the case of “Godzilla cloud of dust”, has warned people to stay indoors and use air filters, if they had them.

“This is the most important event in the last 50 years,” said Pablo Méndez Lázaro, an environmental health specialist with the University of Puerto Rico. “The Conditions are dangerous in many islands of the Caribbean.”

Many health professionals were concerned about those who struggle with respiratory symptoms related to the pandemic virus. Lázaro, who has worked with Nasa to develop a warning system for the arrival of the Sahara, the dust, said the concentration was so high in the last few days that he might even have harmful effects on people in good health.

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