Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Widespread fog over parts of UAE and Oman
Overnight 24 to 25 December 2017 widespread fog formed over some parts of the United Arab Emirates (eventually extending inland) and coastal areas of northern Oman.
Dust outbreak in the Middle East and Africa
In late May/early June 2017, for the first time since it moved to its new IODC position Meteosat-8 spotted a significant dust event.
High winds in Moscow
The winds of around 100 km/h caused severe damage and 16 deaths in Moscow and surrounding areas on 29 May 2017.
Multiple dust events over the Middle East
As is quite common during March multiple dust events occurred in this area from 17-20 March 2017.
Cold spell brings record low temperatures to Oman
A cold outbreak over the Gulf of Persia in early February 2017 led to record-low temperatures over a large part of Oman.