Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Cloud deck over the South Atlantic
An interesting display of stratocumulus clouds over the eastern part of the South Atlantic, off the coasts of Angola and Nambia.
Super Typhoon Usagi seen by Metop
Super Typhoon Usagi, the strongest storm of 2013, so far, is seen by Metop-B as it moves towards China, Vietnam and Hong Kong.
Dust in the Free State (South Africa)
On 19 September 2013, between 08:30 UTC and 12:00 UTC, a dust storm was observed on the Dust RGB over the central part of South Africa, in the Province known as the Free State.
Flash flood in Thessaloniki
On 17 September 2004, between 19:00 and 20:00 UTC, an episode of intense rain left 17 mm of water in Thessaloniki which caused flooding and the release of sewage waters (and rats) over the Bay of Thermaikos.
Bora and Foehn winds meet in Po Valley
During the night 16-17 September, an upper-level disturbance crossed the Alps and northern Italy causing some rain (mainly in north-east Italy).
Humberto grows to hurricane strength
Hurricane Humberto, the first hurricane over the Atlantic Ocean in the 2013 season.
Smoke & dust streamers over Argentina seen by Met-10
Strong winds, high temperatures, and months of drought fuelled an outbreak of wildfire in northern Argentina in September 2013.