Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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.
Severe thunderstorm over Istanbul
On 27 July 2017 a severe thunderstorm with hail and high winds raged over the Istanbul area in Turkey.
Severe flooding in Cornwall
The small village of Coverack in West Cornwall was badly damaged by flooding after a storm brought torrential rain to the area on 18 July 2017.
Severe storm over Japan
On 18 July 2017 Tokyo metropolitan area was affected by intense convective development.
Fires in Croatia and Montenegro
Fires raged along the Adriatic coast for days in mid-July 2017, causing major destruction in Croatia and Montenegro.
Very hot summer's day in the Iberian peninsula
After a hot period in mid-June 2017, the Iberian Peninsula suffered a second heat wave in the second week of July, peaking on 13 July with a record maximum air temperature of 47.3 °C at Montoro, near Cordoba.
Massive iceberg breaks off from Antarctica
In early July 2017, a massive section of ice split off from Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf.