Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Springtime dust outbreaks
During late April and early May 2022 numerous dust outbreaks affected the Mediterranean basin area.
Dust over Europe
Two dust clouds, one from northern Africa and one from Central Europe, travelled north towards Iceland and Greenland in late April 2019.
Cold spell brings record low temperatures to Oman
A cold outbreak over the Gulf of Persia led to record-low temperatures over Oman.
Large dust cloud over the Canary Islands
In January 2015 a high layer of dust moved from north-western Africa to the Canary Islands.
Pollution causes cloud-free gaps in clouds
Elongated cloud-free gaps in stratus clouds caused by industrial air pollution.
Haze veil on the Pakistani coast
Dust from dried out Indus River and Rann of Kutch (seasonal salt marsh) caused a veil off the coast.
East Asia dust storm
This Terra MODIS Dust RGB product shows a wall of postfrontal dust blowing across eastern China.
Dust squall (haboob) over Argentina
Dust squall (haboob) over Argentina causes fatal road accidents.
Dust over Alborz mountains and Caspian Sea
Dust plume makes it through a gap in the ranges and is blown down the Sefid Rood Valley.
Continental-scale dust outbreak over Africa
According to the NASA Earth Observatory, March 2010 was a spectacular month for dust outbreaks.
Remarkable dust cloud over Iceland
Winds from ex-hurricane Ike gives rise to a remarkable dust cloud over Iceland.