Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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.