Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Annular solar eclipse on solstice
During the 2020 June solstice the shadow of the Moon, travelling from west to east, appeared in the images of three geostationary satellites.
Cancer solstice 2020
The Cancer solstice, with the Sun directly over the Tropic of Cancer, took place in 2020 on 20 June at 21:43 UTC.
Super Tropical Cyclone Amphan in Bay of Bengal
Low pressure area that formed on 13 May intensified into a Super Tropical Cyclone Amphan on 18 May, due to exceptionally warm waters in the Bay of Bengal.
Devastating Typhoon Hagibis
Typhoon Hagibis was the worst storm to hit Japan for half a century, when it made landfall in mid-October 2019.
Typhoon Krosa over Japan
Typhoon Krosa weakened before crossing southern parts of Japan in August 2019.
Super Typhoon Lekima
Super Typhoon Lekima scraped past Krosa, a concurrent typhoon, in the Western Pacific Ocean in August 2019.
Record-breaking Typhoon Wutip
In late February 2019 Typhoon Wutip became the strongest February typhoon on record in the Northwest Pacific basin.
Possible cumulus flammagenitus on the coast of Western Australia
Clouds that probably developed as a consequence of convection initiated by heat from forest fires in Western Australia in October 2018 could be seen on satellite imagery.
Deadly storms in Northern India
A very intense Mesoscale Convective System (MCS), with induced dust, was responsible for many casualties in the Uttar Pradesh province of Northern India in early May.
Severe storm over Japan
On 18 July 2017 Tokyo metropolitan area was affected by intense convective development.
Severe Tropical Cyclone Donna
Tropical Cyclone Donna was an out-of-season cyclone that broke records in May 2017.