Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Extremely warm and dry December in the Alps
Using Meteosat and Suomi-NPP imagery it was possible to see a major difference in alpine snow pack in December 2014 and December 2015.
Expedition crossing the Empty Quarter
A team of three men and camels successfully walked the Empty Quarter (Rub AlKhali) from south (Salalah, Oman) to north (Doha, Qatar) in 49 days.
Tropical Cyclone Chapala
Tropical Cyclone Chapala was one of the strongest cyclones to ever hit Yemen.
Massive storms over Italy & the Med
A large convective system brought severe storms to Naples and the Balearics in early September.
Wildfires in Greece
In the night of 16/17 July wildfires broke out in the extreme south-eastern corner of the Peloponnese peninsula.
Dust associated with thermal low over Oman
Dust circulation associated with the seasonal thermal low-pressure system over the north-eastern Arabian Peninsula 12-13 July 2015
Cloud-bursts over Piedmont and Lombardy in Italy
A number of cloud-bursts were recorded in the Piedmont-Lombardy regions during the afternoon of 15 May.
Eruption of Calbuco Volcano, Chile
Chile’s Calbuco volcano unexpectedly erupted for the first time in more than 40 years in late April 2015.
Large sandstorm covers swathes of the Middle East
A sandstorm, with winds reaching 100 km/h, caused widespread disruption across the Middle East in early February.
Low pressure brings heavy snow to Spain & Italy
Heavy snowfall in northern Spain and northern and central Italy, early February 2015.