Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Medicane Numa over the Ionian Sea
Numa was a Mediterranean tropical-like cyclone, or Medicane, with the properties of a subtropical cyclone.
Widespread wildfires in Portugal and Spain
Smoke and flames from extensive wildfires in Portugal and Spain in mid-October 2017 could be clearly seen on satellite imagery.
Fires in Croatia and Montenegro
Fires raged along the Adriatic coast for days in mid-July 2017, causing major destruction in Croatia and Montenegro.
Smoke plumes near Vesuvius
On 11 July 2017 both Meteosat-10 and Suomi-NPP saw impressive smoke displays from the wildfires on the flanks of Vesuvius in Italy.
Wave clouds along the south side of the Alps
Orographic or wave clouds occurred in the lee of the Alps on 7 April 2017, under northerly winds.