[Vocabulary] roll in

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ahmed2th

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Is the use of the phrasal verb roll in here correct?

When famine rolls in, everyone leaves the town.

When famine rolled into this town, everyone began moving to the capital.
 

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Famines don't usually roll in. Very bad storms roll in.

When the dust storms roll in, everyone leaves town.
 
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