Month: February 2021

Saharan dust intrusion during February 22, 2021

Another Saharan dust intrusion has also been detected by Magee Scientific’s instruments installed in one of the sites near Barcelona. During February 22 dust concentrations near 100 µg/m3 have been measured. For more details regarding the measurement method please visit our website For more information related to the current event please visit Severe weather website.

Major intrusion of Saharan dust during February 6-7, 2021

Our instruments also detected a major intrusion of Saharan dust in some parts of Europe. Dust concentrations above 100 µg/m3 have been measured in Barcelona (please visit our website for some more information about the method and instrumentation for the detection of dust particles in air).