Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Aralkum Desert dust pollutes air in south-east Europe
High values of particulate matterwere recorded in many places across South-East Europe.
Active Indian Ocean tropical cyclone season
2019 saw a lot of cyclonic activity in the northern Indian Ocean, with five systems.
Extensive smoke from Canadian wildfires
Smoke from wildfires in Alberta, Canada travelled as far as parts of Europe and Russia.
Convective storm over Alsharqyiah region, Oman
In mid-May 2019 parts of Oman had unusual widespread heavy rain with hail at times.
Widespread flooding in the Middle East
Parts of the Middle East were left devastated after severe floods.
Major dust outbreak over the Taklimakan Desert
Major dust outbreak over the Taklimakan Desert seen in Meteosat-8 images in March 2019.
Outflow of winter smog over north Indian Ocean
On 6 January 2019 Indian winter smog spread over the north Indian Ocean.
Isolated convective complex over upper Persian Gulf
In October 2018 a convective complex developed over open waters in the upper Persian Gulf.
Dense dust outbreak across Arabian peninsula
Summer Shamal pushed dense dust across the Arabian peninsula and over the Arabian Sea.
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.