Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
VIIRS double view of snowy Alps
On 29 November 2016 the VIIRS instrument on Suomi-NPP covered the Alps in two consecutive day orbits. This does not happen very often.
Mount Etna eruption - May 2016
Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, erupted again in mid-May 2016.
Saharan dust causes temperature drop
Some areas of Europe saw a significant drop in temperatures on 1 April 2016 due to a large cloud of Saharan dust.
Cyclone Ivan brings massive dust storm
Cyclone Ivan brought an impressive low that carried huge amounts of dust to parts of Europe at the end of March.