African dust over Northern Greece
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African dust over Northern Greece

by Evangelos Karageorgos, Laboratory of Atmospheric Pollution and Pollution Control Engineering, DUTh, Xanthi, Greece

Reduced visibility over Xanthi, NE Greece during a Saharan dust incident in mid-April 2008.

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Konstantinos Kourtidis 13 years, 6 months ago

Perhaps the event shown at Xanthi is from 25 March 2008? For this date, another image is posted from Xanthi

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Evangelos Karageorgos 13 years, 6 months ago

it was actually shot on April 13th, when another Saharan dust incident was recorded.

I have uploaded an indicative Hysplit plot here:
http://www.env.duth.gr/APL/images/343315_trj001.gif

The same file in .kmz can be found here:
http://www.env.duth.gr/APL/images/HYSPLITtraj_343315.kmz