Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Severe flooding in Sri Lanka
Pre-monsoon heavy downpours caused severe flooding in Sri Lanka in mid May 2016.
Thunderstorm squall line sweeps over Uttar Pradesh
A squall line crossed northern India Ganges plain causing widespread thunderstorms.
Dust crossing the Gulf of Aden
Dust outbreaks in this area generated by strong, post-frontal northerly (Shamal) winds.
Snow in Kashmir
The Meteosat-5 visible channel captured the first snowfall in Kashmir on 7 November 2005.
Large sandstorm over Afghanistan and Pakistan
Large sandstorm over the Afghanistan and Pakistan desert in August 2002.
Cyclone over the Arabian desert
Cyclone over the Arabian desert in October 1992, seen in Meteosat visible imagery.
Oil fires in Kuwait and Iraq
Black smoke plumes resulting from oil fires in Kuwait and Iraq seen in Meteosat-4 imagery.