Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Lee and gravity waves above the Czech Republic
The Meteosat-8 image below shows two types of waves above the Czech Republic, interfering with each other.
Tropical depression 03B
Tropical depression 03B cut a destructive path over the Arabic Peninsula in October 2008.
Remarkable dust cloud over Iceland
Winds from ex-hurricane Ike gives rise to a remarkable dust cloud over Iceland.
Hurricane Ike follows Gustav and Hanna
The 2008 hurricane season: Ike follows close on the heels of Gustav and Hanna.
Ring-shape convective storms
Ring-shape convective storms over the south-eastern part of Rub al Khali.
Eruption of the Chaitén volcano in Chile
On 2 May 2008 an old volcanic caldera erupted close to the coastal town of Chaitén in southern Chile.
Dense smoke over Argentina and Uruguay
In April 2008, smoke from grassland burning could be seen along the course of the Paraná river.
Von Kármán vortices to the lee of Madeira
This is a good example of Von Kármán vortices that developed to the lee of the island of Madeira.
Dust crossing the Gulf of Aden
Most of the dust outbreaks in this area are generated by strong, post-frontal northerly winds (Shamal winds).