Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Tropical cyclone Crystal passing nearby Mauritius
Tropical Cyclone Crystal passing nearby Mauritius seen by Meteosat-5 on 27 December 2002.
Solar eclipse - 2002
During the total eclipse of the Sun on 4 December Meteosat-5 observed the shadow of the Moon moving across the Earth's surface.
Volcanic eruptions from Mount Etna in 2002
Early in the morning of 27 October 2002, a new flank eruption began at Mount Etna.
Flash flood in France
Torrential rainfall caused serious flooding in south-east France in September 2002.
Large sandstorm over Afghanistan and Pakistan
Large sandstorm over the Afghanistan and Pakistan desert in August 2002.
Severe hailstorm in Po Valley, Italy
Meteosat-6 rapid scan images showing severe hailstorm in Po Valley, August 2002.
Tropical cyclone Hary skirts Madagascar's coast
Tropical Cyclone Hary seen by Meteosat-5 over the Indian Ocean on 8 March 2002.