Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Large forest fire near Haifa
Meteosat-9 observes a plume of smoke carried by easterly winds, originating from wildfires in the Carmel Mountains, north of Haifa.
Numerous fires raging over Russia
The numerous fires raging over Russia, in particular south-east of Moscow, are well-illustrated by the yellow-to-red coloured hot spots on the IR3.7 channel of the Metop-A AVHRR instrument.
Fires continue to burn over Russia
As fires continue to burn over Russia, Metop-A spotted an intense fire on the evening of 4 August.
A blanket of smog covers Moscow
A blanket of smog covers Moscow, caused by nearby peat bog fires to the south and east of the city.
Thunderstorms over Hungary, Romania & the Ukraine
On 14 June several convective clouds and convective systems developed in the Carpathian basin and to the east of it.
Intense frontal precipitation in Madeira
Intense frontal precipitation from the west crossed the island of Madeira, producing mudslides and causing more than 40 fatalities.