Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
The chemical fingerprint of Amazonian fires
Observations of formaldehyde Metop-B GOME-2 instrument on 19-20 August 2019.
Torrential rain and floods in Uruguay
Torrential rain hit central Uruguay in June 2019, causing serious flooding.
Monitoring drought in Brazil using Meteosat data
Using Meteosat-10 data from January-August 2018 to monitoring drought in northeast Brazil.
Floods in South America
Due to reinforcing of El Niño large areas of Colombia, Ecuador and Peru were severely affected by weeks of almost continuous rain.
Wildfires in Chile in January 2017
Parts of Chile had their most devastating wildfires in the country's history.
Rains over Atacama desert
On Thursday 26th March 2015, an unusual rain event brought almost an inch of precipitation to the Atacama, Antofagasta and Coquimbo regions.
Severe floods in Brazil
Between 7 and 10 June heavy rains over the Brazilian states of Santa Catarina and Paraná, caused severe flooding.
Large wildfire in Chile
A forest fire ravaged urban areas of Valparaiso, Chile, destroying hundreds of homes and killing at least 16.
Smoke & dust streamers over Argentina seen by Meteosat-10
Strong winds, high temperatures, and months of drought fuelled an outbreak of wildfire in northern Argentina in September 2013.
Flash floods in Argentina
One of the heaviest storms on record caused flash floods in Argentina between 1–3 April.