Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Summer 2022: exceptional wildfire season in Europe
In July and August 2022, significant fire events took place in France, Portugal and Spain.
Exceptional Saharan dust transport over the Atlantic
In June, large amounts of Saharan dust travelled all the way to the Caribbean and the US.
Extensive DIBS in the Deformation Zone
Pockmarked DIBS cloud, produced by a cyclone, entered an elongated deformation zone.
Extensive smoke from Canadian wildfires
Smoke from wildfires in Alberta, Canada travelled as far as parts of Europe and Russia.
Large dust fan (Spanish Dancer) over west Africa
Synoptic scale dust outbreak over west Africa in March 2019.
Meteorite impact near Viñales in western Cuba
On 1 February 2019 a meteorite exploded over Western Cuba near Viñales in bright daylight.
Smoke from California wildfires
Smoke from widespread wildfires in California in November 2018, seen by Sentinel-3.
Dense dust outbreak across Arabian peninsula
Summer Shamal pushed dense dust across the Arabian peninsula and over the Arabian Sea.
Meteosat-11 and GOES-16 eyes on dust transport over Atlantic
Dust lifted over Sahara by the ITCZ convective activity was transported over the Atlantic.