Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Hydrogen sulphide plumes off the Namibian coast
Plumes of hydrogen sulphide could be seen off the coast of Namibia in December 2021.
Chalane crosses southern African subcontinent
Tropical Storm Chalane landfall in Madagascar and Mozambique, then the entire South African subcontinent.
Meanders in the Mediterranean
Instabilities in ocean currents can be identified through synergistic use of data from the Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellites.
South African algal blooms
Detection of harmful algal blooms in the southern Benguela, as seen by OLCI aboard Sentinel-3.
Undular bore off Mauritania
Early on 2 July an undular bore developed on the coast of Mauritania (south of Nouakchott).
Undular Bore racing towards the Atlantic
Nightly thunderstorms in the border region of Mauritania and Senegal are at the origin of the undular bore (low-level outflow) that raced out into the Atlantic at the speed of close to 85 km/h.
South African coastal lows, busters & gravity waves
South African coastal lows, busters and atmospheric gravity waves.