Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Smoke and burned areas from Greek fires
Smoke and burned area scars from the Greek wildfires in Aug 2021 seen in satellite imagery.
Fires in Croatia and Montenegro
Fires raged along the Adriatic coast for days in mid-July 2017, causing major destruction in Croatia and Montenegro.
Canadian smoke moves towards the North Atlantic
The smoke from the devastating wild fires in Alberta, Canada, could be seen moving towards the North Atlantic on 9 May.
Fire-induced convection from Russian wildfires
Fire-induced convection over the summer 2010 Russian wildfires.
Fires and rapidly growing burn scars
Fires and rapidly growing burn scars over Mali and Burkina Faso.
Wild fires threaten the city of Athens
Reminiscent of the wildfires in southern Greece in 2007, heavy wildfires raged throughout the Greek regions of Attica and Central Greece for several days from 21 August onward.
Dense smoke over Argentina and Uruguay
During the third week of April 2008, smoke caused by grassland burning along the course of the Paraná river, started to move into its estuary.
Catastrophic fires in California
The October 2007 California wildfires were a series of wildfires that began burning across Southern California on 20 and 21 October.