Out of a lingering low over the western Mediterranean a tiny but strong whirl developed over the lower Adriatic Sea.
22 October 2020
17 April 2012
Its structure made it a good candidate for a so-called Medicane (MEDIterranean hurriCANE) or Tropical-Like Cyclone (TLC).
Spotting Etesian winds in solar imagery using moonglint
Etesian winds spotted in the solar spectrum in Feb 2021.
Arctic blast turned US white
Band of ice from freezing rain over Texas clearly seen in RGB imagery on 19 Feb 2021.
Large dust plume ejecting off west Africa
Saharan dust heading for Europe in Feb 2021; second major dust outbreak of the season
End of the cold spell in western Europe, arrival of cold air in south-eastern Europe
Cold spell in Germany ended with freezing rain on 15 February. Snowstorm hit Greece and western Turkey.