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.
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.
Meteosat-11 and GOES-16 eyes on dust transport over Atlantic
Dust lifted over Sahara by the ITCZ convective activity was transported over the Atlantic.
Monitoring a squall line (SQL) over Gulf of Guinea
Meteosat-11 monitors squall lines over the Gulf of Guinea on 18 June 2018.
Transport of African-Arabian dust to Pakistan & north India
In May 2018 dust clouds from Africa and the Arabian peninsula travelled as far as India.