Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
European heatwaves in summer 2019
Maximum temperature records were broken in many parts of Europe in June and July 2019, due to a series of heatwaves.
A summer of heatwaves and drought for many
Summer 2018 in much of Europe was characterised by prolonged heatwaves, leading to droughts in some areas.
Drought brings water shortage to parts of Italy
Following an extremely dry spring causing a drought, parts of Italy suffered from water shortages in 2017.
Flooding in southern Spain
Tropical air trapped in Gulf of Cadiz caused severe flooding in southern Spain in December 2016.
Monitoring soil moisture from space
In spring 2012 weather and environmental services in some parts of Europe issued drought warnings.