Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Spotting Etesian winds in solar imagery using moonglint
Etesian winds spotted in the solar spectrum in Feb 2021.
Large dust plume ejecting off west Africa
Saharan dust heading for Europe in Feb 2021; second major dust outbreak of the season
Cold spell end western Europe, while cold air arrives in south east
Cold spell in Germany ended with freezing rain on 15 February. Snowstorm hit Greece and western Turkey.
Albedo response to a change in the precipitation regime in the Sahel region
Can surface albedo change in the Sahel, due to rainfall, can be quantified using satellite observations.
Meteosat-11 captures plume of Saharan dust
On 5-6 February 2021, a massive amount of Saharan dust was advected across the Mediterranean Sea into central Europe.
Contrails - when do we see them from satellites?
Looking at the contrails in satellite images and investigating supportive atmospheric conditions.