Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Pulsing dust release from the Bodele Depression
The Bodele Depression of northern Chad stands out globally as the single largest source region of mineral dust release into the atmosphere.
Defined cloud band over the northern Atlantic
Sharply defined cloud band over the Northern Atlantic (note the numerous condensation trails in the southern part).
Unusually large dust cloud envelops Australian coast
An unusually large dust cloud envelops the east coast of Australia.
Summer dust outbreaks over the Atlantic
Nowcasting SAF product shows high frequency of summer dust outbreaks over the Atlantic.
Dust-laden Saharan air over the Atlantic
Is dust-laden Saharan air over the Atlantic delaying hurricane season?
Zonda wind carries dust across Bolivia & Argentina
Example of the viento blanco and viento zonda carrying large amounts of dust across Bolivia and Argentina.
Dust from west Africa to the Lesser Antilles
Dust outbreak from Western Africa to the Lesser Antilles as seen by Meteosat-9.
Saharan dust plumes blown across the Atlantic
Saharan dust plumes blown across the Atlantic as seen by Meteosat-9.