Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Ex-Tropical Storm Chalane crosses southern African subcontinent
Tropical Storm Chalane landfall in Madagascar and Mozambique in December 2020 then crossed the entire South African subcontinent.
Strong Etna eruptions seen by Meteosat
Mount Etna erupted several times in December 2020 and January 2021.
Nearly-record snowfall in the western Alps in December 2020
Winter 2020 started with more than 2 m snow in the Alps and an extreme amount of rain.
Iceberg A68-A curves around South Georgia
The breakup of Iceberg A68-A, in December 2020, was observed in Meteosat and GOES imagery.
Anticyclone with very dry air in mid troposphere
During last week of November 2020, a very stable anticyclone formed over central Europe.
Tropical Cyclone Gati makes historic landfall in Somalia
Tropical Cyclone Gati was the strongest tropical cyclone on record to make landfall in Somalia, in late November 2020.
Subtropical Storm Theta
Subtropical storm Theta formed in the Atlantic Ocean early morning 10 November 2020.
End of a busy 2020 Atlantic hurricane season
The 2020 North Atlantic hurricane season was record-breaking, with 30 named tropical storms.
Storms hit France in early October
Europe was battered during the first October weekend in 2020, with extensive storms, extreme rainfall and flooding.
Large dust clouds over northern Europe
Largest European-made dust clouds ever seen in Meteosat imagery in autumn 2020.
Medicane over Ionian Sea causes storms in Italy and Greece
Tropical storm-like cyclone causing storms, severe wind and high seas over Ionian Sea.