Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Large dust storms over Sudan, Libya and the Middle East
On 13 May 2004, Meteosat-8 observed five major dust storms within a satellite field of view of about 1200 x 900 pixels.
Convective activity over the Sarat ranges
Convective activity over the middle part of the Sarat ranges linked to an upper level trough.
Distinct line from the Red Sea to Kuwait
A very distinct line ran across Saudi Arabia from the Red Sea to Kuwait, formed by dry low-level air north of it (brighter colours) and humid air south of it (bluish shades).
Dust veil over the Arabian Sea
After heavy dust has been passing over the Emirates and Oman, a dust veil (pinkish colour) has spread over the northern parts of the Arabian Sea.