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NMSU engineers testing dust storm detection and notification system

Dust storms have long plagued the desert southwest and while they may be annoying, they can also be extremely dangerous — deadly even — for motorists. The New Mexico Department of Transportation District One office contracted with the Department of Engineering Technology and Surveying at New Mexico State University to find and deploy an automated system that will notify motorists of limited visibility conditions and direct them how to respond during the storms.

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