Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Drought in parts of Europe triggers unusual fires
Drought in Central and Eastern Europe triggers unusual forest fires in Germany, Ukraine, Moldova and Slovakia.
Torrential rains causes major flooding in Sicily
Convective conditions cause a day of continuous heavy rain over eastern Sicily on 22 November.
Major cyclone over the western Mediterranean
Major cyclone over the western Mediterranean causes floods in Spain, France and Italy.
Cold front brings severe weather to Italy
A massive cold front produced severe convective storms over the north-western regions of Italy on 25 October.
Smoke from Minnesota fires over Europe
A smoke plume, from the fires in Minnesota on 12 September, reached Europe.
Wildfires near Los Alamos National Laboratory
Hot spots from the wildfires burning near to the Los Alamos National Laboratory are clearly visible after the smoke cleared.
Monitoring vegetation in African drought region
Meteosat monitors vegetation cover in African drought region.
Hotspots over Japan
The AVHRR instrument on Metop-A detected multiple hot spots (warmer than 10 °C) along the north-east coast of Honshu, following a tsunami.
Three cyclones over the central Mediterranean
Three consecutive cyclones over the central Mediterranean bring abundant rainfall to the region.