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.
Meteosat-11 captures plume of Saharan dust
Huge amount of Saharan dust advected across the Mediterranean Sea into central Europe.
Low cloud vortices off coast of Morocco
On 10 July a low cloud vortex was spotted off the northwest coast of Morocco.
Gravity waves over the South Atlantic
Interplay of atmospheric gravity waves over the South Atlantic off the African coast.
Large dust cloud over the Canary Islands
In January 2015, a high layer of dust moved from north-west Africa to the Canary Islands.
Eruption of Pico do Fogo volcano, Cape Verde
In November 2014 Pico do Fogo erupted for the first time in 20 years.
Continental-scale dust outbreak over Africa
According to NASA Earth Observatory March 2010 was a spectacular month for dust outbreaks.
Severe convective storms over South Africa
Severe convective storms over the southeastern parts of South Africa.