Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Winds drive deep water formation in Gulf of Lion
Effects of Mistral and Tramontana winds on the Gulf of Lion circulation.
Storm Justine hits the Azores
At the end of January 2021 a series of storms formed in North Atlantic, one of them moving close to the Azores.
Storms hit France in early October
Europe was battered during the first October weekend in 2020, with extensive storms, extreme rainfall and flooding.
Arctic sea ice minimum 2020
In September 2020 the Arctic sea ice extent shrunk to the second lowest in the 42-year satellite record.
Medicane causes storms in Italy & Greece
Tropical storm-like cyclone causing storms, severe wind and high seas over Ionian Sea, September 2020.
European heatwaves in summer 2019
Maximum temperature records were broken in many parts of Europe in June and July 2019, due to a series of heatwaves.
A summer of heatwaves and drought for many
Summer 2018 in much of Europe was characterised by prolonged heatwaves, leading to droughts in some areas.
Overnight 12-13 Sept the first of the UK/Ireland named storms of the 2016/2017 season crossed the British Isles. Storm Aileen brought strong winds of up to 112 km/h (70 mph).
Drought brings water shortage to parts of Italy
Following an extremely dry spring causing a drought, parts of Italy suffered from water shortages in 2017.