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.
Tropical Cyclone Eloise
In January 2021 Category 2 Tropical Cyclone Eloise brought devastation to parts of south east Africa.
Chalane crosses southern African subcontinent
Tropical Storm Chalane landfall in Madagascar and Mozambique, then the entire South African subcontinent.
Tropical Cyclone Gati historic landfall in Somalia
Tropical Cyclone Gati was the strongest tropical cyclone on record to make landfall in Somalia, in late November 2020.
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.
Gravity waves off the Atlas Mountains
Interesting orographic cloud waves formed over the Atlas Mountains, and wider, in mid-December.
Record-breaking Hurricane Lorenzo
Hurricane Lorenzo was the strongest hurricane to go so far north and east in the Atlantic.
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.
Severe floods in South Africa
A cut-off low (COL) weather system caused severe floods in southern parts of South Africa.