Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea
Intense and colourful bloom of various phytoplankton species across the Black Sea in July 2022.
Springtime dust outbreaks
During late April and early May 2022 numerous dust outbreaks affected the Mediterranean basin area.
Storm Eunice was a very severe Atlantic storm that hit parts of Western Europe on 18 February 2022.
Multiple severe rain events in western Med & N Africa
Between 23 Oct and 2 Nov 2021, a series of upper-level lows caused disturbances in the Mediterranean/northern Africa area.
Smoke and burned areas from Greek fires
Smoke and burned area scars from the Greek wildfires in Aug 2021 seen in satellite imagery.
Dust from a dry Patagonian lake reaches Atlantic
Dust that lifted from a dry Patagonian lake and reached the Atlantic could be seen on various satellite images in March 2020.
20th anniversary of NASA's Terra satellite
On 18 December 2019, NASA’s EOS Terra satellite celebrated 20 years in orbit.
Active Indian Ocean tropical cyclone season
2019 saw a lot of cyclonic activity in the northern Indian Ocean, with five systems being generated.
Gran Canaria wildfires
In August 2019 parts of Gran Canaria, one of Spain's Canary Islands, were devastated by two large wildfires.
Wildfires in Greece
The Greek island of Elafonisos in the Pelaponessus region suffered from major wildfires in August 2019.