Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Springtime dust outbreaks
In Spring 2022, numerous dust outbreaks affected the Mediterranean basin area.
Large dust plume ejecting off west Africa
Saharan dust heading for Europe in Feb 2021; second major dust outbreak of the season.
Meteosat-11 captures plume of Saharan dust
Huge amount of Saharan dust advected across the Mediterranean Sea into central Europe.
Exceptional Saharan dust transport over the Atlantic
In June, large amounts of Saharan dust travelled all the way to the Caribbean and the US.
Aralkum Desert dust pollutes air in south-east Europe
High values of particulate matterwere recorded in many places across South-East Europe.
Record-breaking Hurricane Lorenzo
Hurricane Lorenzo was the strongest hurricane to go so far north and east in the Atlantic.
Severe floods in South Africa
A cut-off low (COL) weather system caused severe floods in southern parts of South Africa.
Large dust fan (Spanish Dancer) over west Africa
Synoptic scale dust outbreak over west Africa in March 2019.