Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Devastating Typhoon Hagibis
Typhoon Hagibis was the worst storm to hit Japan for half a century, when it made landfall in mid-October 2019.
Huge fires in the Arctic and Siberia
Huge fires in the Arctic and Siberia during Summer 2019, were seen by the Sentinel-3 and Metop satellites.
Extensive smoke from Canadian wildfires
Smoke from widespread wildfires in Alberta, Canada travelled as far as parts of Europe and Russia in May and June 2019.
Convective storm over Alsharqyiah region, Oman
In mid-May 2019 parts of Oman had widespread heavy rain with hail at times — unusual for that time of year.
Widespread flooding in the Middle East
Parts of the Middle East were left devastated after severe floods in late March and early April 2019.
Flooding in Russia due to winter snow melt
Due to the melting of large amounts of snow, a severe flooding situation occurred in Volgogradskaya Oblast in Russia in early April 2018.
Sentinel-3 'sees' black smoke from ship fire
In early March 2018 Sentinel-3 'saw' black smoke from a container ship fire, thanks to sunglint from the ocean surface.
Smoke over Russia
Widespread smoke over Russia clearly seen on Meteosat Natural Colour RGB imagery on the morning of 25 July 2016.
Severe flooding in Sri Lanka
Pre-monsoon heavy downpours caused widespread, severe flooding in Sri Lanka in mid May 2016.