Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands in the South Atlantic Ocean.
Tropical Cyclone Sidr strikes Bangladesh
Tropical Cyclone Sidr was the fourth named storm of the 2007 North Indian Ocean cyclone season.
Stau situation with heavy precipitation
Stau situation with heavy precipitation on the northern side of the Alps.
Catastrophic fires in California
The October 2007 California wildfires were a series of wildfires that began burning across Southern California on 20 and 21 October.
Tropopause Dynamic Anomaly approaches Spain
On 22 October, Meteosat-9 observed a nice, circular PV anomaly (or tropopause dynamic anomaly) over the Eastern North-Atlantic, not far away from the Azores (see reddish area in the image).
Floods in Africa
The 2007 floods of Africa were reported by the UN as being one of the worst floodings in recorded history.
High-level mountain wave clouds over the Po Valley
High-level mountain wave clouds over the Po Valley in Meteosat imagery, September 2007.
Gravity waves in the South Atlantic
On 3 Sep 2007, a spectacular case of gravity waves was observed by Meteosat over the South Atlantic just west of the African Coast at Angola (just visible on the right).