Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Supercell thunderstorm over South Africa
In April 2016 a supercell thunderstorm occurred over the Free State with a short-lived tornado.
Tracing cold air channelling
Cold air that moved north of the synoptic ridge was channelling between the Alps and the Western Carpathians, swirling behind the mountains in the lower levels.
Tropical Cyclone Fantala
Tropical Cyclone Fantala showed a very clearly defined eye as the storm reached Category 5 level in mid-April.
Sunglint column over Bay of Bengal
On 10 April 2016 the MODIS instrument registered an almost perfect sunglint column over the Bay of Bengal.