Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
West African monsoon crosses the Sahara desert
In Africa in 2007, the summer storms of the long rains have been notable.
Major transport of desert dust
Westward transport of desert dust from Africa to the Caribbean and Amazon Region in June 2007.
Dust outflow boundary over Sudan
The MSG image shows a large night-time dust squall over Sudan on 29 April 2007.
New eruption of Mount Piton de la Fournaise, Reunion
In April 2007, the Piton de la Fournaise volcano in eastern Reunion, a French overseas department, was erupting for more than a week.
Severe thunderstorm in polluted air over Burkina Faso
On 5 April an isolated thunderstorm developed rapidly southwest of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.
Clouds spreading from Mount Etna
Close-up of a frontal cloud system related to a cyclone over Tunisia in March 2007.