Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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.
Large forest fire near Haifa
Meteosat-9 observes a plume of smoke carried by easterly winds from wildfires north of Haifa.
Dust squall (haboob) over Argentina
Dust squall (haboob) over Argentina causes fatal road accidents.
Dust squalls over central Sahel
On 5 July 2010, Meteosat-9 observed a well organised mesoscale convective system over the central Sahel,.
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.
Large dust squall over Niger, Mali & Algeria
On 9 June, convection lifts part of the low-lying dust higher up.
Eyjafjallajökull volcanic eruption
Eyjafjallajökull erupted in April 2010 spewing volcanic ash into the atmosphere.
Monitoring volcanoes from space
Tracking the ash plume from Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland with satellite imagery.
Continental-scale dust outbreak over Africa
According to the NASA Earth Observatory, March 2010 was a spectacular month for dust outbreaks.
Cellular convection in cirrus clouds
Cellular convection in cirrus clouds as a possible effect of dust aerosols.