Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Volcanic eruptions from Mount Etna in 2001
On 17 July, the latest in a series of violent eruptions from the south-east crater of Mount Etna (3315 m) led to a very spectacular eruption.
Severe storms over Switzerland & Germany
During the evening of 27 June severe thunderstorms rapidly developed over Switzerland and Germany.
Detection of flooded rice fields in Italy
Meteosat-7 visible images show flooded rice fields in northern Italy in April 2001.