Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Last day of Atlantic crossing by Solar Impulse 2
Meteosat's view of the cloud cover during the 15th leg of the Round-the-World Solar Flight in June 2016.
Convective storm with two above-anvil ice plumes
AVHRR and SEVIRI products confirm that two above-anvil ice plumes consisted of small ice crystals.
Contrasting temperatures in Oman
On 12 June 2016 while the north coast of Oman experienced the hottest day of the year, southern parts saw cooler temperatures.
A stormy time for Europe
The end of May and the beginning of June 2016 saw a particularly stormy period over Europe.
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.
Large hailstones and lightning in Central Europe
On 23 May 2016 severe storms caused heavy rain, large hailstones and numerous lightning strikes to hit parts of central Europe.
Severe flooding in Sri Lanka
Pre-monsoon heavy downpours caused widespread, severe flooding in Sri Lanka in mid May 2016.
Cut-off low over South Africa
On 13 May 2016 Meteosat-10's Natural Color RGB imagery confirmed that a cut-off low (COL) had formed over the central parts of South Africa, as had been forecast.
Precipitation tracks over Botswana & South Africa
Precipitation tracks from a cut-off-low COL system were visible on satellite imagery on 9 and 10 May 2016.
Supercell thunderstorm over South Africa
In April 2016 a supercell thunderstorm occurred over the Free State with a short-lived tornado.
Tropical Cyclone Fantala
Tropical Cyclone Fantala showed a very clearly defined eye as the storm reached Category 5 level in mid-April.