Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Thick smog over Beijing
Thick smog blanketed China's capital city, Beijing, for many days, as seen by Metop-A.
Pollution causes cloud-free gaps in clouds
Elongated cloud-free gaps in stratus clouds caused by industrial air pollution.
Haze veil on the Pakistani coast
The lower part of the Indus River (severely flooded during the last monsoon season) and the adjacent Rann of Kutch (seasonal salt marsh) have dried out after the monsoon, forming potential source of dust.
Fire-induced convection from Russian wildfires
Fire-induced convection over the summer 2010 Russian wildfires.
Catastrophic fires in California
The October 2007 California wildfires were a series of wildfires that began burning across Southern California on 20 and 21 October.
Volcanic eruptions from Mount Etna
Early in the morning of 27 October, a new flank eruption began at Mount Etna (3315 m) after only a few hours of seismic activity.