Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Broad Azores high
A clearly visible anticyclonic motion or broad Azores high was seen by Meteosat-10 in December.
Severe Atlantic storm batters Ireland and UK
A very deep area of low pressure resulted in a North Atlantic cyclone (named Alexandra) which caused massive ocean surges and brought strong winds to parts of Ireland and the UK.
Medicane Qendresa hits Malta and Sicily
A Medicane (MEDIterranean hurriCANE) or Tropical-Like Cyclone (TLC) brought severe weather to parts of the Mediterranean in early November.
Super Typhoon Nuri
Super Typhoon Nuri became one of the most powerful tropical cyclones of 2014 on 2 November.
Tropical Cyclone Nilofar
On 28 October Tropical Cyclone Nilofar quickly intensified into a category 4 hurricane.
Extreme conditions in Mediterranean Sea during race
In October 2014, during Rolex Middle Sea Race in the Mediterranean participants started experienced strong winds and high waves.
Storm batters parts of Western Europe
An Atlantic storm, the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo, brought high winds and heavy rain to parts of Europe, including the UK, Ireland and the Netherlands.
Tropical Storm Rammasun intensified into a typhoon on 14 July and made landfall on the Philippines the following day. On 17 July it intensified into a Super Typhoon as it headed towards China.
Super Typhoon Neoguri
Super Typhoon Neoguri, one of the strongest typhoons in the 2014 Western Pacific season, seen by Metop-B.