#2 The split broadened because of downpours
As per Joe Cook of the AGS, the southern piece of the split appears to be generally new and could have showed up superficially because of an underground void that surfaced after the downpours. AZGS likewise expressed that gaps in the Arizona desert are normal events as a result of broad groundwater in the sonorant desert. Anyway the new split in the Arizona desert is bizarrely enormous and can nearly be portrayed as alarming.
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