Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Heavy rain & flooding in Piedmont, Italy
In November 2016 Piedmont region of Italy had intense multi-day precipitation.
Storm Angus, the first named UK storm of Autumn 2016, brought high winds and flooding to southern parts of the country.
Medicane over the Mediterranean Sea
In late October 2016 both Meteosat-10 and Metop 'saw' a Medicane that formed over the Ionian Sea.
On 13 October both Metop-A and Metop-B polar-orbiting satellites captured images of Hurricane Nicole as it crossed the Atlantic.
Hurricane Matthew as it moved northwards in the Caribbean, striking Haiti in the early hours of the morning of 4 October
Measuring ozone from space
Looking at using satellites to measure ozone on the UN’s International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.
Explosive cyclogenesis in Río de la Plata & Atlantic Ocean
Rapid development of a cyclogenesis caused strong winds and 11 m waves in the Atlantic Ocean. The coastal cities of Buenos Aires and Uruguay suffered severe damage.
Convective storm with two above-anvil ice plumes
AVHRR and SEVIRI products confirm that two above-anvil ice plumes consisted of small ice crystals.
Bow wave over the Baltic Sea
In May 2016 an upstream wave developed in shallow fog due to an island blocking the fog's advection over the Baltic Sea.
Eruption of Pavlof volcano, Alaska
The Pavlof volcano, located on a remote Alaskan island, has erupted sending ash plumes more than 20,000ft into the air.
Tropical Cyclone Winston
Record-breaking Tropical Cyclone Winston devastated parts of Fiji when it hit the archipelago in February.