Sahara dust Storm and extreme mist have covered the north part of the Greek island of  Crete (Kreta), leading to cancellation of several flights.

We turned into London! write local media stressing the rare weather phenomenon.
All airports have been facing problems with the exception of the airport of Kasteli by Heraklio as it is located on higher altitude, local cretapost notes.
The phenomenon is expected to continue affecting the areas also in the coming days.
The extreme fog comes to cover large parts of Crete a month after the island turned surreal for several days due to billions of Sahara dust particles moving over Crete.

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